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Depression and MS

Depression and MS

Depression is common in MS. Around half of people diagnosed will have a depressive episode – three times higher than for the general population. Identifying depression and seeking early treatment is key. With the right information and support, depression can be managed effectively to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.

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