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Depression In The Elderly

Depression almost 80% of cases is a constant companion of the elderly. Few resorted to the treatment of this disease. But in vain, because depression aggravates existing health problems.
Advanced age in itself is stressful. After all, in this age, people are grieving the loss of loved ones, retirement, “bouquet” of various diseases, loss of support. Since this age is characterized by a decrease in vitality, reduced physical capacity, the presence of depression in older people may not notice even people close to them.

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