Oamen told the News Agency of Nigeria in Abuja on Friday that sitting a patient of depression down and counselling such a victim proved more ideal with usual drugs than the use of drugs only in managing such ailment.
Dr Eno Kufre, a Psychiatrist with a Private Psychiatrist centre in Gwagwalada on Monday, said that depression was the major cause of premature death.
WHO says that for individuals with severe depression, it was common to think about suicide and they need support and encouragement from people around them to enable them heal at that moment.
Thomas, who works at the Synapse Services Centre for Psychological Medicine, Lagos, made the call in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria on Friday in Lagos.
The study also linked a class of antidepressants known as non-selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors to a higher risk of early pregnancy loss among females being treated for infertility, but SSRIs, another class of antidepressants, were…
'I know that the National Assembly also means well. But you may mean well and not do the right thing'
The Kogi State Acting Chairman of NMA, Dr. Godwin Tijani, disclosed this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria in Lokoja on the sidelines of this year’s “World Health Day”
She explained that repressed anger was when an individual was angry and does not show it or even talk about it, but subtly delivers the message