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The Anatomy of Melancholy: Can Depression be Good for You?

Most people think of depression as a mental disorder, that is, a biological illness of the brain. read more
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How Common Is Mental Illness?

Health : Health Goes Strong (3 years ago)

Despite all the debate about health care reform in this country, very little has been said about the need for more mental health care. If you're suffering from depression, another mood disorder, or other forms of mental illness, you... Read Post

In Mental Illness Men More Likely To Develop Substance Abuse, Antisocial Problems; Women More Likely To Develop Anxiety, Depression

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

When it comes to mental illness, the sexes are different: Women are more likely to be diagnosed with anxiety or depression, while men tend toward substance abuse or antisocial disorders, according to a new study published by the Ame... Read Post

Depression Linked to Telomere Enzyme, Aging, Chronic Disease

Health : Newswise Medical News (2 years ago)

The first symptoms of major depression may be behavioral, but the common mental illness is based in biology -- and not limited to the brain. Read Post

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