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Is depression a common side effect of rosacea?

The physical symptoms of rosacea can be uncomfortable and embarrassing. Many people suffering from the disorder develop self-esteem issues and some may even find it hard to go out in public. This often leads to depression. If you start to experience depression as a result of your rosacea talk to your doctor about getting proper treatment. It also helps to have a good support system of friends and family.

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