Medical Pharmacology Chapter 17:  Antidepressant Agents

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Professor Robert Sapolsky on Depression (Full Lecture)
 
  • "Stanford Professor Robert Sapolsky, posits that depression is the most damaging disease that you can experience. 

  • Right now it is the number four cause of disability in the US and it is becoming more common.  Sapolsky states that depression is as real of a biological disease as is diabetes."

  • Sapolsky R Depression in U.S. StanfordUniversity https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOAgplgTxfc , November 2009

 

 
 
 

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