Depressive Symptoms Linked with Greater Risk for CVD

A new study in JAMA Psychiatry reveals that depressive symptoms are associated with an increased risk of incident cardiovascular disease (CVD). The 21-country population-based cohort study included more than 145,000 individuals (n=145,862; 370 urban centers and 314 rural communities). The researchers looked for four or more self-reported depressive symptoms as indicated on the Short-Form Composite … Continue reading Depressive Symptoms Linked with Greater Risk for CVD