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Complexity of depression diagnosis makes treatment difficult

Hope emerges for a more scientific way to differentiate the enormous individual differences between people diagnosed with depression.
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Tests for biomarker may diagnose heart attack within hours

Health : The Chart (3 years ago)

One of the most common reasons people go to the emergency room is for serious chest pains. Time is crucial when someone is having a heart attack.  If doctors don't make a diagnosis quickly, it can mean the difference between life an... Read Post

Patients' "Immune Fingerprints" May Help Diagnose Bacterial Infections and Guide Treatment

Health : Newswise Medical News (last year)

Bacterial infections in dialysis patients leave an "immune fingerprint" that can be used to improve diagnosis and to guide treatment. Routine monitoring of complex immune fingerprints could also benefit patients with different type... Read Post

A Blood Test to Diagnose Depression in Teens?

Health : Healthland (3 years ago)

When it comes to diagnosing depression in teens, differentiating mental illness from normal mood swings can be difficult. But it can be a crucial diagnosis, given that untreated depression in youth makes them more vulnerable to late... Read Post

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