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Washington University School of Medicine

Panel Recommends Including Depression as Risk Factor for Heart Problems

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Caption: A panel of experts that includes researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is recommending depression now be officially included as a risk factor for serious heart problems, like heart attacks. Jim Dryden has more.

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