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Is it true that men smoke and women eat chocolate during depression?

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Dr. Richard Levenson
Clinical Psychology

In brief: Depression

No. Individual differences account for various behaviors in depressive episodes.

In brief: Depression

No. Individual differences account for various behaviors in depressive episodes.
Dr. Richard Levenson
Dr. Richard Levenson
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Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry

In brief: Yes

But it is also true that men eat chocolate and women smoke during depression.
What sex you are doesn't seem to make any difference in those behaviors.

In brief: Yes

But it is also true that men eat chocolate and women smoke during depression.
What sex you are doesn't seem to make any difference in those behaviors.
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Dr. Donald Hazlett
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