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Daily intake of nutritional supplements cannot prevent depression

March 5, 2019
Researcher Mariska Bot from Amsterdam UMC reported: 'Daily intake of nutritional supplements over a year does not effectively prevent onset of a major depressive episode in this sample. Nutritional supplements were not better than placebo. Therapeutic sessions aimed at making changes towards a healthy dietary behaviour didn't convincingly prevent depression'. Dr. Bot is first author of a paper showing these results in today's issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Read more
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