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We Have Depression All Wrong

Common wisdom says depression starts in the mind with distorted thinking. But newer research models suggest depression starts when the body initiates a defense strategy to help us survive.
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Depression Has a Strategy

By Alison Escalante M.D.

New theories recognize depression as part of a biological survival strategy.
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Up and Down, Up and Down

By Susan Krauss Whitbourne Ph.D.

New research provides insights into the everyday emotions of the depressed.
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Managing Mood During Lockdown

By Deborah Serani Psy.D.

Tips for enduring stay-in-place isolation.
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Symptoms Have Risen Dramatically

By Eugene Rubin M.D., Ph.D.

Pandemic-related psychiatric symptoms vary with age, race/ethnicity, and income.