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Ask the Doctors - Is it normal to be depressed after a heart attack?

June 15, 2018

Ask the Doctors – Is it normal to be depressed after a heart attack?

By Ask the Doctors askthedoctors

It has been six weeks since my husband, who is 57, had a heart attack, and I’m afraid he’s depressed. His doctors say he’s doing really well but he’s getting more quiet and withdrawn. How can we help him? Unfortunately, depression following a heart attack is not uncommon. Up to one-third of people who have […]

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Tags: Ask the Doctors, cardiac rehabilitation, depression, Dr. Eve Glazier, Dr.Elizabeth Ko, heart attack