research update. Exercise and Mood

November 2011
PN;Nov2011, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p40
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The article focuses on the study at University of Washington (UW) that adds a treatment option in multiple sclerosis (MS) and spinal-cord injury (SCI) patients experiencing depression. It says that physical activity in people with illness or injury helps in treating depression, as well as improve the mood. Furthermore, the study at UW uses telephone counseling to help people with disabilities become physically active and find out if physical activity is effective in treating depression.


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