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Are support groups important for menopausal depression?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Medicine

Talking through menopausal issues with family and friends who have experienced menopause can be a tremendous help. Support groups or counselors can greatly help emotional well-being, too. If you don't have support, be sure to talk with your doctor about any community groups that may be available.

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