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Support From Others in Stressful Times Can Ease Impact of Genetic Depression Risk

January 13, 2023

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5-15 mins
Father And Son

While reaching out to support a person when under stress is always a good idea, a new study reveals that support could be especially important for someone whose genetic makeup makes them more likely to develop depression. Data from two very different groups of people under stress shows the importance of social support in buffering the risk of developing depression symptoms in general.

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