Anxiety, Depression Often Go Hand-in-Hand With Arthritis

(HealthDay News) — Depression or anxiety affect one-third of Americans with arthritis who are aged 45 or older, a new study shows.

Researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also found that even though anxiety is nearly twice as common as depression among people with arthritis, doctors tend to focus more on depression in these patients.

The study included nearly 1,800 people with arthritis or other rheumatic conditions who took part in the CDC’s Arthritis Conditions and Health Effects Survey. Among the study participants, 31 percent reported anxiety and 18 percent reported depression.

via Anxiety, Depression Often Go Hand-in-Hand With Arthritis.

Related Posts
Filter by
Post Page
Mental Health News
Sort by

What’s The Deal With Depression Naps? | HuffPost

Spend some time scrolling through your social media feed and you’re likely to come across the term “depression nap
2018-01-09 16:40:07
deborah

0

Mediterranean Diet Improves Depression

Diet matters when it comes to mental health. When people with severe depression followed the Mediterranean diet,
2017-12-23 12:24:26
deborah

0

Link Shown Between Sinusitis, Hay Fever, and Depression | Psychology Today

Sinusitis (inflammation of the sinuses) and hay fever (allergic inflammation inside the nose) can certainly make you
2017-12-20 23:40:02
deborah

0

What Is Concealed Depression? | POPSUGAR Fitness

When you think of depression, you may be inclined to picture someone who struggles to get out of bed every morning
2017-12-14 17:01:46
deborah

0

You may also like