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Your doctor may treat your depression with antidepressant drugs, psychotherapy, or a combination of the two.

SOURCES: 

Cleveland Clinic.

Family Caregiver Alliance.

National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on May 16, 2019

SOURCES: 

Cleveland Clinic.

Family Caregiver Alliance.

National Institute of Mental Health.

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on May 16, 2019

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