depressed


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depressed

1. suffering from depression
2. characterized by relative economic hardship, such as unemployment
3. (of plant parts) flattened as though pressed from above
4. Zoology flattened from top to bottom
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Interestingly, the primary hypothesis for the prospective study--that depressed Hispanic mothers would be more likely to have overweight babies--was not confirmed in the cohort of women recruited during pregnancy and followed for 24 months, Dr.
A study comparing 248 depressed patients in primary care with 794 nondepressed patients found that depressed patients were significantly more likely to have fatigue, sleep disturbance, more than three complaints, and a variety of pain complaints.
When the cannon is elevated and depressed, it's normal to see several drops of oil coming from the two vent holes on the elevation cylinder.
But understanding how a person makes herself depressed is key to changing the way she feels.
DEPRESSED patients can show the same improvement by taking a dummy pill as by taking Prozac, it was claimed yesterday.
A second, modified course of drug treatment fosters recovery in a substantial minority of depressed adults who don't feel better after treatment with a commonly prescribed antidepressant, according to a federally funded investigation.
Acupuncture is more effective for fibromyalgia patients who are not depressed than it is for those who are depressed, Richard E.
PITTSBURGH, June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Older people who become depressed are prone to developing dementia, two to four years later.
Most of the women had used hormonal contraception; the 2% who had done so before age 13 had twice as high odds of being depressed as women who had first used a hormonal method at age 18 or older (2.
It affects friendships as the depressed adolescent becomes more withdrawn and isolated and more aggressive and argumentative.
Out of 156 study volunteers, only 8 percent of those who exercised three times a week for 30 minutes still felt depressed after 16 weeks.