Lingering Depression

I read a well written, moving article in the Sunday NYT magazine section about a woman with severe, unremitting depression. Although the ending offered a small bit of hope, the piece induced in me the feeling that depression has a life of its own,

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Women, Anxiety, and Exercise

The United States Department of Health and Human Services issued a report in conjunction with the beginning of Women’s Health Week. The report found that women may be almost twice as likely to suffer from major depression than men.

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When Anxiety isn't Anxiety

Though not typical, some people experience significant anxiety for the first time in their lives as adults. Other folks have had previous bouts with anxiety, but suddenly feel an intense new wave of anxious feelings for no clear reason.

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