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Depression

23 August 2011

Childhood abuse linked to depression

Adults who suffered abuse or neglect as children have a greatly increased risk of depression, new research finds.

Adults who suffered abuse or neglect as children have a greatly increased risk of depression, new research finds.

The research was led by a team at King's College London Institute of Psychiatry in the UK and will appear in an upcoming issue of the American Journal of Psychiatry.

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