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The Brain and Depression

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: May 29, 2020 Updated: May 13, 2020 Everyone feels sad from time to time. For some people, though, the sensation endures. You lack energy and ambition; you’re less productive, and your relationships suffer. Medicine has a name for this: depression. The relationship between the brain and depression…