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Just Diagnosed?

If you or someone you love has just been diagnosed with depression, you may be experiencing a variety of emotions, and you’ve probably got questions—lots of them. We’ve got answers. At this stage, although your energy level may be low, gathering knowledge is crucial. Below you’ll find articles written by individuals who have been where you are. They’ll help you wade through these first few days of understanding your diagnosis and taking steps to find treatment.

10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor
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Here you'll find the key questions you'll want to ask your doctor after you've been diagnosed with depression.

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Diagnosing Depression

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Diagnosis and Understanding

Kimberly Tyler
Featured Expert, Kimberly Tyler, takes us through her personal story as she navigated through the difficulties of being diagnosed with depression, understanding her condition, and learning to progressively overcome it. Read this inspiring story to relate and learn from another person's diagnosis with depression. 
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