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AIM The aim was to investigate the associations between perceived social support and depression in a general population in relation to gender and age. BACKGROUND Social support is seen as one of the social determinants for overall health in the general population. Studies have found higher probability of experiencing depression among people who have a(More)
The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between personality and depression in a general population in relation to gender and age. The Nord-Trøndelag Health Study (2006-2008), a large cross-sectional survey, was used. The sample consists of 35,832 men (16,104) and women (19,728) aged 20-89 years, living in the Nord-Trøndelag County of(More)
AIM The aim of the current study was to examine the association of personality, neighbourhood, and civic participation with the level of perceived social support if needed. METHODS The sample consists of a total of 35,797 men (16,035) and women (19,762) drawn from the Nord-Trøndelag Health Study 3 (HUNT3), aged 20-89, with a fully completed short version(More)
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