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Depression Symptoms Increase Over Time For Addiction-Prone Women

This is an article from “Medical News Today” that primarily addresses clinical depression in high-risk addiction-prone women. It’s a multi-year study, which makes it interesting, but that’s not why I decided to publish it on this particular blog. Two of the findings support statements I made, and other studies I referenced in chapter 4 of Powerless No Longer. Here is the synopsis of the new study:

“Unlike alcohol problems and antisocial behavior, depression doesn’t decline with age in addiction-prone women in their 30s and 40s it continues to increase, a new study led by University of Michigan Health System researchers found.Continue reading