Overweight and Depressed

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A new study reveals obesity can cause depression even when there are not other health problems.

Researchers in the UK looked at the medical and genetic information of over 300-thousand people.

They found the psycohlogical impact of being overweight causes depression rather than illnesses like diabetes or heart disease.

The effect was stronger in women than in men.

 

Categories: Ask The Doctor, Dee Armstrong

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