Example sentences for: depressive

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  • Low postpartum estrogen levels as well as increased peripartum testosterone levels have been associated with increased depressive and anger symptoms [ 6 7 ] . Even lower levels of cholesterol have been linked with symptoms of anxiety, anger, hostility, and depression in the postpartum period [ 8 ] . As the diversity of implicated risk factors suggests, postpartum mood disorders, like many psychiatric entities, most likely have a multifactorial etiology which has not been well delineated.

  • Two additional questions asked if the subject had ever experienced depressive symptoms for two or more weeks in the past year, and if she had ever experienced two or more years of dysthymic mood in her life.

  • al, these illumination levels are well below the representation of the outdoor photoperiod, and it was in a portion of those subjects who spent less time exposed to 1000 lux who reported substantial depressive symptoms [ 25 ] . Additionally, these levels are well below that shown to be of beneficial effect in bright light therapy [ 25 ] . The postpartum sample in this study as a group was not any better at obtaining optimal amounts of light; however, postpartum status did not make it any worse.

  • There's no doubt, however, about his even more depressive love object, Hope Davis, who posseses the cinema's most expressive honking-nasal voice and who slumps through the movie like the world's most lyrical anti-ballerina.

  • al showed that low levels of light exposure were not necessarily reserved for patients already diagnosed with a depressive disorder [ 25 ] . Their survey of randomly selected middle-aged adults in San Diego, California revealed that it was common for a resident of this sunny climate to only be exposed to illumination levels greater than 1000 lux for a mere average 58 minutes per day [ 25 ] . Subjects who spent less time in bright illumination were also found to have scored higher on atypical seasonal affective disorder mood questionnaire items [ 25 ] . Their results suggested that many Americans, in general, may not be receiving sufficient light exposure to maintain optimal mood [ 25 ] .

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