Depression May Be Genetically Passed To Us From Our Moms

Jan 28, 2016 at 5:34 pm |
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Stressed Mother and Her Baby

Stressed Mother and Her Baby

 

We love our moms for everything they do for us, but it looks like our mothers are responsible for more than just passing down their generous hair, flawless skin and great metabolism. A new study says that women are likely to inherit depression from their moms.

According to Good Housekeeping, the study suggests that there is a certain link connected between a mother and her daughter’s similar brain structure. And while we can spend endless hours talking about the “nature vs. nurture” debate, there’s a chance that depression might just be in the genes.

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  Stressed Mother and Her Baby   We love our moms for everything they do for us, but it looks like our mothers are responsible for more than just passing down their generous hair, flawless skin and great metabolism. A new study says that women are likely to inherit depression from their moms. According to […]