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By On August 25th, 2015

Depression Rates Almost Double For Individuals With Psoriasis History

Researchers are calling for all individuals with a history of psoriasis to be screened for depression after an analysis of a national base found the autoimmune disease is linked with twice the risk of depression. According to the data presented at the American Academy of Dermatology summer meeting, approximately 16.5% of individuals with a history…

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By On August 21st, 2015

A Happy Friend Group May Help Teens Avoid Depression

They say a smile is contagious, but it turns out there may be more to the phrase than you might think. According to a new study published this week, teenagers who surround themselves with friends who are in a positive mood potentially reduce their own risk of developing depression and may even improve their ability…

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