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Seasonal Depression (SAD) (cont.)

Prognosis of Seasonal Depression

If left untreated, seasonal affective disorder can become more severe and have a negative prognosis. Severe depression can cause damage to physical and mental health, relationships with others, job effectiveness, and enjoyment of life. Very severe depression can cause a person to contemplate or commit suicide or other self-harm.

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