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Elderly depression and insomnia

Long term difficultly sleeping can cause depression in the elderly, which gives health professionals another target for preventing depression in the elderly. Persistent insomnia can cause persistent depression. Patients being treated for insomnia and depression at the same time experienced better recovery results over a shorter time period.

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About: Elderly depression and insomnia

Date: 27 June 2005

URL: http://www.ajc.com/health/content/shared-auto/healthnews/depr/526528.html

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