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What's the link between depression and chronic pain?

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Depression is one of the most common mental health problems for people with chronic pain. It can magnify pain and make it harder to manage day-to-day life The good news is that chronic pain and depression aren't inseparable. Effective treatments can relieve depression and can help make chronic pain more tolerable.

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