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02 What is major depression?




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This article is from the Depression FAQ, by Cynthia Frazier with numerous contributions by others.

02 What is major depression?

Major depression is manifested by a combination of symptoms (see symptom list below) that interfere with the ability to work, sleep, eat; and enjoy once-pleasurable activities. These disabling episodes of depression can occur once, twice, or several times in a lifetime.

 

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