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Long-Held Belief About Connection Between Depression and Serotonin is Challenged

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The flaw in the most common treatment for depression.New research challenges the idea that there is a link between depression and an imbalance in the levels of serotonin in the brain.It once again questions the use of commonly used antidepressants, which work on the basis that depression is related to lower levels of serotonin in the brain.

Most antidepressants don't work. And now we know why. 

They're treating something that is not the cause.