Depression Blog Posts

How Chronic Pain Disrupts Your Sleep

As if chronic pain itself weren't bad enough, it can also interfere with your ability to get a good night's sleep. Learn how insomnia affects those with chronic pain and what can be done about it.

A Look at Chronic Arthritis Pain and Depression, Part 2

This is part 2 in a 2-part discussion with Dr. William Deardorff, health psychologist, about the relationship between depression and chronic pain.

A Look at Chronic Arthritis Pain and Depression, Part 1

This is part 1 in a 2-part discussion with Dr. William Deardorff, health psychologist, about the relationship between depression and chronic pain.

How Chronic Pain May Sap Your Motivation

Living with arthritis can mean living with chronic pain. Learn about how chronic pain can affect your motivation.

How Chronic Pain Leads to Depression

Chronic pain and depression can create a cause-and-effect cycle for patients. This article addresses how chronic pain can trigger depression.

Poor Sleep May Trigger Osteoarthritis Pain, Depression, and Disability

Sleep problems are connected to the pain, depression, and disability of osteoarthritis. But treating sleep problems may break the cycle.