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Houston Ostlund 5:45 Section 2 Discussion Questions 1. It is suggested that improvements in the treatment of major depressive disorders are needed because many people are still affected by depression. The article states that lifetime risk of a depressive disorder in females is a 10% - 25% chance and a 5% - 12% chance for males. That is far too high. Moreover, 5% of Americans over the age of 18 are afflicted with a major depressive disorder. That is 9.9 million people. Better treatments are needed to help this large amount of the population. 2. Depression is most frequently related to dysfunction in the right frontal and right posterior regions of the brain. In the right frontal, people experience emotional disregulation and avoid others, whereas In the right posterior people feel bland or indifferent, and have a hard time understanding emotional tone of voice and recognizing facial expressions. 3.
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