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Depression and Suicide

Depression and the Heart - ABCNews (video link)

The American Heart Association recommends depression screening for patients. 10/09/2008

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Bad Breakups Cause Depression

Losses that involve lower self-esteem are more likely to lead to depression than a loss such as a death of a loved one.

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Vitamin Power

Vitamin deficiency may lead to depression and dementia in the elderly.

In a study conducted by the National Institute on Aging, disabled women over age 65 with a vitamin B12 deficiency were twice as likely to suffer from depression as those with a full store of the vitamin. In related research, men who took vitamins C and E seemed to have mental abilities that were superior, on the average, to those men who did not.

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