The Causes Of Depression And Depression

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The causes of depression Recent researches have showed that there are a high percentage of people at any age has depression problems. More than three hundred thousand people get into permanent care of depression every year (Merrell n.d). Depression is a major problem, and it is not like any other disease. Some people are born with this disease; perhaps they got it from their ancestors that stuck in their system. Many people attempt to commit suicide because of depression, which is common these days. Depression is very serious problem, and there is a reason behind depression. There are three main causes that leads to depression, such as inherited depression, life situations, and drugs. One of the main causes of depression is the inherited depression. This kind of depression come to people in unusual way that has nothing to do with what is going on their lives. For example, if the father has some major depression issues, his children or grandchildren might share the same issues. In the article of “Mutation Research/Fundamental and Molecular Mechanisms of Mutagenesis” the author claims that we assumed that the mental disorder in this family might be associated with maternally inherited mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) mutation. Thus, it makes it clear that the DNA has a major effect on human feelings and behavior. The inherited depression is so complicated if we assume that the family has a huge

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