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Small doses of stress are fine. Chronic stress is a different animal.

9 ways that stress messes with your body — and what you can do about it

Chronic stress isn't just in your head — it can affect your entire body. Insider spoke with Cindy Geyer, MD, and Joel Kahn, MD to find out how.
Humans are social animals, and experts say that isolation has a large impact on our health.

Social isolation negatively affects mental and physical health — here’s what you can do to stay healthy

Social isolation can negatively affect mental and physical health, even for short periods of time. Here's how you can stay healthy while isolated.
Rates of depression rise among those unemployed the longer they go without finding work.

Not having a job can wreak havoc on your mental health. Here are 4 psychologist recommended strategies for dealing with ‘unemployment depression...

If the novel coronavirus has led to you losing your job, try not to despair. A psychologist shares steps for dealing with "unemployment depression."
European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi.

‘Deep recession is inevitable’: ex-ECB chief Mario Draghi calls for huge stimulus to prevent a coronavirus depression

"The challenge we face is how to act with sufficient strength and speed to prevent the recession from morphing into a prolonged depression."

Obama’s former economic advisor says Trump is ignoring the most important rule of virus economics — and warns the usual recession playbook...

Austan Goolsbee says "the number one rule of virus economics is that you have to stop the virus before you can do anything about economics."

How to deal with anxiety and loneliness during the coronavirus outbreak

Stress is to be expected when dealing with the coronavirus, which is driving many to self-isolate. Here are five tips on ways to stay calm.
It's possible to feel depressive symptoms once you stop taking Adderall.

Adderall withdrawal can cause depressive symptoms

While Adderall can't exactly cause depression, you may feel depressive symptoms once you stop taking it, as part of withdrawal. Here's why.
The synthetic hormones in birth control can cause side effects, but it isn't likely to cause depression.

Hormonal birth control isn’t likely to cause depression

Some research has found that hormonal birth control may increase the risk of depression, but no study has proven a causal link.
New fathers can get postpartum depression after a baby is born.

Yes, men can get postpartum depression — here’s how to get help

Men can get postpartum depression, just like women, after a baby is born. Here's how to recognize the symptoms and get help.

Finneas O’Connell originally refused to help Billie Eilish write ‘Everything I Wanted’ because it was inspired by suicidal thoughts:...

"Finneas was like, 'I don't want to keep making these songs that are only sad and they never get better,'" the "Bad Guy" singer revealed.