Serotonin and Depression

cyrano at twics.com cyrano at twics.com
Wed Oct 14 08:54:49 EST 1998


In article <6vv5mi$rdj$3 at oravannahka.Helsinki.FI>,
  dag.stenberg at helsinki.nospam.fi wrote:
> kkollins at pop3.concentric.net wrote:
> > correction:
>
> > "It's a serotonin deficit that's transmitted genetically, but, rather,[...]"
>
> > should have been:
>
> > It's =not= a serotonin deficit that's transmitted genetically, but,
rather,[...]"
> > ken
>
> Still, there may be depression cases with a genetically transmitted
> serotonin defect, creating more sucseptibility to succumbing to e.g.
> stress.

Still.We should not over-emphasise genes when the problems leading to most
depressions are socio-economical problems.

Regards,

Claude

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