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More time with depression increases the risk of death for women with HIV

More time with depression increases the risk of death for women with HIV
- Increased time living with depression is associated with a higher risk of death for women with HIV, according to US research published in Clinical Infectious Diseases. During five years of follow-up, each 365 days – consecutive or intermittent – with depression increased mortality risk by 72%.