Myth or reality: Saffron is a natural antidepressant

Saffron contains bioactive compounds, including crocin, safranal and picrocrocin, which are thought to contribute to its antidepressant effects.

News Lifestyle Health Myth or reality: Saffron is a natural antidepressant “Safranal, found in saffron, gives it a distinct taste and aroma. Research shows it can help improve mood, memory and learning ability, as well as protect brain cells from oxidative stress.” said Dr Eileen Canday, HOD, Nutrition and Dietetics, Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital, … Read more

USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative Releases Part Three of Their Mental Health Study in a Film Titled Misrepresentations: Popular Movies Misrepresent the Reality of Mental Health Conditions

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EXCLUSIVE: Mental health is on the minds of medical professionals, policy makers, parents and advocates these days. Yet a new study reveals that one area where little has changed for mental health is popular movies. The new report, by Dr. Stacy L. Smith and the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative, is the third in a series … Read more