Depressive symptoms, social support, and lipid profile in healthy middle-aged women.

  title={Depressive symptoms, social support, and lipid profile in healthy middle-aged women.},
  author={M Horsten and Sarah Prossie Wamala and Ad Vingerhoets and Kristina Orth-Gom{\'e}r},
  journal={Psychosomatic medicine},
  volume={59 5},
OBJECTIVE Several studies have reported an inverse relationship between cholesterol levels and death from violent causes, including suicide. Because depression and depressive symptoms are associated with suicide and trauma, the relation between cholesterol and depressive symptoms is of interest. The objective of the present study was to examine this relationship in a group of healthy women. The second main objective of the study was to investigate the association between cholesterol and other… CONTINUE READING


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