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Male depression and suicide: the facts, the figures and a little bit of hope

Depression in Men

This article discusses male depression and suicide. If you are feeling suicidal, it is vital that you get some immediate support. Please do that now. Some relevant support services can be found here. I have had this article in draft for several months, unsure whether I should publish it. In the end I decided I […]

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Dads in Distress – help for divorced, separated and vulnerable fathers

Depression in Men

I’ve been working on an article on suicide, but I’m finding it hard to get it done. It’s not a subject that we usually want to talk about or even think about. But it is a subject that needs to be raised because suicides, in western countries especially, account for a significant number of deaths […]

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Depression Articles – Shining a light around the web – 9 September 2011

Depression News

This is another of the regular posts in which I shine a light around the web and try to uncover some of the best depression articles that have recently appeared. But before I switch the light on, I am delighted to say that TooDepressed.com has been accepted for inclusion in the Alltop Mental Health listing […]

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Depressed Dads – Your Kids Need You

Depression in Men

A couple of pieces of research relevant to depressed dads set me thinking today. Both come from Canada’s Concordia University. The first, from members of Concordia’s Centre for Research in Human Development (CRDH) is reported under the title Hands on Dads give Kids an Edge. The other piece, by members of the university’s economics faculty, […]

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Men – watch sport and you may beat depression

Depression in Men

Some great new research by Norwegian scientists provides solid evidence for some strategies that may help with recovery from depression and with staying well. Men, especially, may be interested to hear that all that time watching sport may be time well invested. The study, snappily entitled “Patterns of receptive and creative cultural activities and their […]

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Why depressed men don’t deal with depression

A Depression Blog

Having recently posted about the signs of depression in men, it set me thinking about my own approach to dealing with depression and the approach of other depressed men I know and have known. In the signs of depression post I write about the fact that many men fail to seek help for their depression […]

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