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Diane and her guests look at the latest research in treatments for depression, including a recent study suggesting placebos might work just as well as medication for short term depression.
- Dr. Helen Mayberg of the University of Toronto
- Dr. Dennis Charney of the National Institute of Mental Health, Mood and Anxiety Disorder Research Program
- Dr. Robert Temple of the FDA
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