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Depression Levels High Among People With Spinal Cord Injuries – HealthDay

Thursday, 24 February, 2022

Depression Levels High Among People With Spinal Cord Injuries – HealthDay

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Adults with spinal cord injuries have a high risk of depression, anxiety and other mental health issues -- and chronic pain is a major factor, according to a new study.
Researchers analyzed private insurance claims from more than 9,000 U.S. adults with a traumatic spinal cord injury and more than 1 million people without injuries.
Their study found that mental health disorders had been diagnosed in 59% of adults with spinal cord injuries, compared with 31% of those in the general population.
Read more at: https://consumer.healthday.com/b-2-10-depression-levels-high-among-people-with-spinal-cord-injuries-2656595821.html

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