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According to, it is an uncommon side effect but has been observed.

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Does chocolate cause depression?

No, chocolate it's self can not cause depression. The significance you place on it can. To explain further, if you believe it can cause depression you will feel sadder. So eat chocolate as much as possible and think good thoughts. BTW... there is no known cause for depression

Can Hypocalcemia cause depression?

Hypocalcemia can cause depression

Does music cause depression?

Music can't actually cause depression, seeing as depression is a medical disease, but it can cause a person to BE depressed.

Can depression cause a stroke?

Depression is a risk factor for stroke but depression does not cause stroke per se.

Why do depression cause overeating?

Depression may cause overeating because it is possible for a human to find escape and pleasure in consuming food. This takes his or her mind off of the matter at hand and onto a different wave: a numb feeling.

Can qustioning sexuality cause depression?

Many things can be the cause of depression. Questioning your own sexuality or the sexuality of someone close to you can cause depression also.

Can poor diet cause depression?

Well, a poor diet can cause constipation, and constipation can cause depression.

Who studies the cause of manic depression?

Research psychologists study the cause of manic depression.

Is it possible to be misdiagnosed with depression and have ADHD?

No, the symptoms are too different. Depression can only cause cognative problems that might be confused with ADD in older people, but ADHD has hyperactivity as a symptom, whereas people with depression typically have the exact opposite.

Is sleeplessness a cause of depression?

Sleep issues do not cause depression, although they can be a symptom of depression. It is thought that depression is caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain and the predisposition to this could be hereditary.

Can you die of depression?

depression might cause suicide

Can a mistake cause depression?

If you let it. If you dwell on a mistake and allow it to consume your thoughts it is possible to become depressed.

Can depression cause delusions?

Depression can very well cause delusions. But when this happens, it no longer is depression. If your seeing things out of the ordinary your depression could have turned into something much more serious like, physcotic depression.

Can depression cause brief psychosis?

Stress can cause Brief Reactive Psychosis, and it can cause Depression as well. so perhaps it can indirectly.

Does Depression cause weight loss?

Yes, depression can cause weight loss.

Can losing a friend cause depression?

Yes, losing a friend can cause depression. Especially if you were close to that person.

What crashed in October of 1929 that was a major cause of the Great Depression?

The Stock Market Crash of 1929 was not a cause of the Great Depression but it signaled the beginning of the Great Depression.

Does depression cause breathing problems?

Depression can cause breathing problems by causing the person to go into a panic attack. Depression in itself, does not cause any type of lung disease that would affect your breathing.

Can rubbing a dogs belly cause depression?

No, rubbing a dog's belly does not cause depression. Too much change, not enough exercise, play, can cause depression in dogs. A great resource for information on dog depression is:

Can medication for ADHD cause depression?

Answer: If you stop taking it abruptly it has potential to cause depression, or if you need a higher dosage.

Does depression cause Chronic fatigue syndrome?

One recent study concluded that depression was the result of CFS and was not its cause

Did the wall street crash cause the Great Depression?

no there were many other long term cause which helped cause the great depression. the wall street crash was a cataylst that sped up the depression. if the wall street crash never happened the long term cause would have cause the depression on their own eg overproduction, tariffs etc

Can music cause depression?

The actual music probably can't cause depression. Sure, there are songs that can move people but it isn't likely to cause depression. Perhaps some songs can remind you of things that can make you feel upset, and over time it could lead to depression.

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