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arrow How common is depression and how effective are treatments?

6-07-2006
Clinical depression affects over 9 to 10% of the population in Malaysia. It is the fourth most disabling illness in the world. Clinical depression is one of the most treatable of all medical illnesses. Treatment for depression, with medication, psychotherapy or a combination of both, is
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arrow How can I best support a family member or friend with a mental illness?

5-07-2006
Learn about their illness and never tell them to "snap out of it" or "get over it." Keep in mind that their illness is not your fault. And, remember to take care of yourself. Help your friend or relative to consider seeking professional and specialist help.
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