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  1. photo Research: Low vitmain D levels found in chronically depressed peopleResearch: Low vitmain D levels found in chronically depressed peopleNews
    and Anxiety (NESDA).They used the standard 25(OH)D serum level measurements to compare 494 healthy control subjects against 1,102 current chronic depressive disorders (dysthymia) with 790 whose depressionRead more
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    , and whole grains was associated with lower odds for major depression or dysthymia (chronic, mild depression) and for anxiety disorders”. A menu plan consisting of beer, fried foods, refined grains and sugarRead more

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Dysthymia (/dɪsˈθaɪmiə/ dis-THY-mee-ə, from Ancient Greek δυσθυμία, "bad state of mind"), sometimes also called neurotic depression, dysthymic disorder, or chronic depression, is a mood disorder consisting of the same cognitive and physical problems as in depression, with less severe but longer-lasting symptoms. The concept was coined by Robert Spitzer as a replacement for the term "depressive...More