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Internet chat rooms frequented by depressed people

A psychiatric expert claims that many internet chat room users are suffering from depression and should seek help and support from friends, family or professionals. Japan has a very high rate of internet-based suicide pacts. Stressed people should find ways to reduce stress such as exercise or pleasurable activities.

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About: Internet chat rooms frequented by depressed people

Date: 7 November 2004

Source: MCOT News


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