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30+ New Antidepressants (2018): Drugs In Clinical Trials

Research suggests that upwards of 16 million American adults (6.7% of the adult population) are afflicted with major depressive disorder (MDD), a neuropsychiatric condition characterized by overwhelming sadness, behavioral changes, sleep disturbances, and cognitive deficits.  As of current, depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States among individuals between the ages of …

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20 New Antidepressants In The Pipeline (2015): Drugs In Clinical Trials

For individuals in the United States between the age of 15 and 44, major depression is the leading cause of disability.  Major depression is often a heritable condition, caused by maladaptive genes getting transferred across generations.  That said, not everyone diagnosed with major depressive disorder inherited the condition from ancestors or should be blaming their …

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