Tag Archives: Clinical Neurosciences

• Depressed? Good News Research: Booze Doesn’t Cause the Blues

Depressed? Good News Research: Booze Doesn’t Cause the Blues

The long-held belief that alcohol causes depression has been debunked by researchers in Perth. Professor Osvaldo Almeida, of The University of Western Australia’s School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, says there is a widely-held assumption that alcohol caused people to become depressed, particularly if consumed excessively. “Even one of the diagnoses we have for depressive […]