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PubMed indicates that Depression & "Vitamin D" is becoming very popular:

Depression Clinical trials are being stopped for various reasons

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7681 Depression 48140
24 Apr, 2021 23:59
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6247 ALL of the top 10 health problems of women are associated with low vitamin D 28604
30 Jan, 2019 18:37
admin Cardiovascular
Cancer - Breast
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3315 Hypothesis: Some Mental Illness could be treated or prevented with vitamin D 28231
29 Jan, 2021 19:56
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Treatment by Vitamin D
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5777 Suicide associated with low vitamin D 23821
26 Sep, 2020 00:56
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5764 Just 1500 IU of Vitamin D significantly helps Prozac – RCT March 2013 18650
14 Jun, 2016 02:26
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537 Prisoners have very low vitamin D and get TB, influenza, and depression 17168
11 Nov, 2019 18:39
admin Deficiency of Vitamin D
1052 Hypothesis - Reduce insomnia with vitamin D 14728
13 Oct, 2010 21:55
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4658 First episode psychosis associated with a 33 percent lower vitamin D in 3 races – Sept 2013 14079
09 Dec, 2017 16:17
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5252 Anti-depression medication about as good as big increase in vitamin D – meta-analysis of flawless data April 2014 13445
30 Apr, 2021 03:23
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Meta-analysis of Vitamin D
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5082 Children with mental disorders have somewhat less vitamin D levels (graph) Jan 2014 13313
23 Feb, 2014 12:45
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21 Jun, 2018 18:42
admin Bone - Health
Vitamin D and Magnesium
Cystic Fibrosis
4757 Reduced depression with single 300,000 IU injection of vitamin D – RCT June 2013 12214
18 Sep, 2017 17:15
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4028 Fewest Google searches for Mental Health when there is lots of vitamin D from the sun – May 2013 12146
29 Apr, 2013 20:21
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3608 Suicide 2X more likely with low vitamin D (in military) – Jan 2013 11648
15 Aug, 2015 15:50
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2439 Teens no longer depressed after vitamin D raised to 36 ng – Feb 2012 10956
02 May, 2018 19:17
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5274 Tricyclic antidepressants reduce the active but not the normally measured form of vitamin D in seniors – April 2014 10168
15 Sep, 2017 11:20
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6789 Omega-3 prevents PTSD and some mood disorders - Aug 2015 10050
14 Sep, 2019 16:09
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Vitamin D and Omega-3
5075 Serotonin regulated by Vitamin D – part 1 autism – Feb 2014 10039
14 Dec, 2019 02:54
admin Depression
Vitamin D and Omega-3
838 An Exploratory Study of Postpartum Depression and Vitamin D - May 2010 9579
23 Jan, 2018 22:29
admin Pregnancy
317 Chicago Sun Times on vitamin D: Depression, chest pain, fibromyalgia, Holick, 3000 IU without test - May 2010 9430
15 Jul, 2015 17:04
admin Deficiency of Vitamin D

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Intervention AND Depression

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Depression and Meta-analysis

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Depression and Pregnancy

F.D.A. Approves First Drug for Postpartum Depression New York Times March 2019

  • "The medication works quickly, within 48 hours. But it’s an expensive infusion and requires a stay in a medical center."
  • 60 hours of infusion >$20,000 for just the drug. Was found to be only better than a placebo

Veterans Agency to Offer New Depression Drug, Despite Cost and Safety Concerns NYT June 2019

  • $5,000 for a full course of treatment. Spravato is a nasal-spray used twice a week for 4 weeks. Generic spay costs less than $100 for a full treatment
  • "F.D.A. approval requires that people taking Spravato be monitored in a doctor’s office for at least two hours, and their experience entered in a registry"

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Depression and Omega-3

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Depression and Magnesium

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Depression and Seniors

Pages listed in BOTH the categories Depression and Inflammation

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Other than Vitamin D


  • The Chemical Imbalance Myth and Antidepressant Harm Mercola Sept 2019
    • Peter C. Gøtzsche, a Danish physician-researcher, Gøtzsche helped found the Cochrane Collaboration in 1993
    • Wrote: "Deadly Medicines and Organized Crime: How Big Pharma Has Corrupted Healthcare - 2013
    • Wrote "Survival in an Overmedicated World: Look Up the Evidence Yourself" 2019
    • all of the 22 (depression) papers came to the conclusion that "the drugs were not beneficial in the long term."
  • Mercola 2018 Intro to Depression, with links to details has some on Vitamin D
  • Mercola June 2019
    "7% of the (US) adult population, experienced at least one major depressive episode in 2017."
    "...World Health Organization, depression is the leading cause of ill health and disability worldwide, and increased 18% between 2005 and 2015"
    "...Among seniors over the age of 65, only 14.3% met the criteria (major depressive episode)
    "Studies comparing the drugs to placebo found 20 to 40 out of 100 found relief from placebo alone, while 40 to 60 out of 100 reported improvement on an antidepressant after six to eight weeks"

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