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High blood pressure is related to anxiety but what about my depression?

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Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry
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Anxiety and depression are highly correlated.
Over 50% of people with anxiety will get depressed later in their life. I don't believe that high blood pressure causes depression but some of the treatments can worsen depressive symptoms. Discuss with your md.

In brief: Related

Anxiety and depression are highly correlated.
Over 50% of people with anxiety will get depressed later in their life. I don't believe that high blood pressure causes depression but some of the treatments can worsen depressive symptoms. Discuss with your md.
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
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