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Saposky Psychology

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1. What argument does Sapolsky make to support his assertion that "Depression is the worst disease you can get."?
What does biology and psychology have to do with depression?
2. How does Sapolsky define depression?
The first version is the everyday depression that we all have now and then. The second one, the something awful happens and you feel bad for a while, and then come out the other end. This is a reactive depression. The third version, where you are sad by it for long periods afterward, a major depression. And what you also see with people with major depression after a while is it doesn’t take something awful externally to trigger one of those again.
3. What is anhedonia?
The inability to feel pleasure.
4. Saposky says depression "screams
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