Author Archives: Diana Campelo Delgado

COPD Patients Often Treated for Depression and Anxiety, Study Finds

Antidepressants and anti-anxiety medications are often prescribed to people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), pointing to a higher risk of psychiatric and mental health problems in this patient group, a large Dutch database study reported. These findings, its researchers noted, indicate that depression and anxiety are more common…