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How Depression Became A Medical Condition

In the United States, the number of people living with depression has risen sharply in recent years.According to the National Institutes of Health, the rate of diagnosed depression has doubled since 2006.The rise in the number is especially alarming because many people with depression are struggling with it.According the National Alliance on Mental Illness, about

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Are Ketamine and Other Drugs Safe?

CBS News’ Shonda Rhimes looks at the scientific research and what it says about the possible long-term health effects of certain drugs.The new drug is a ketamine derivative, or a mixture of two drugs.Its makers claim it is not a hallucinogen and has no hallucinogenic activity.But the Drug Enforcement Administration and other experts say it