People Who Suffer with Acne say it’s Depressing

Your Health Minute

Acne sufferers more likely to become depressed.

In Your Health Minute,

New research suggests acne doesn’t just affect the way we look.

A Canadian study found acne patients are more likely to develop major depression than their peers with clear skin.

The risk of depression was highest within the first year of an acne diagnosis but decreased over the next five years.

Experts say doctors should monitor mood symptoms in patients with acne.

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