Physical activity appears to play important role in reducing risk for depression

Physical activity appears to play important role in reducing risk for depression

TIME (1/25, Ducharme) reported that research published online Jan. 23 in JAMA Psychiatry revealed “more evidence than ever before that physical activity does play an important, and likely causal, role in reducing risk for depression.” For the study, investigators looked at “genetic data from more than 600,000 adults enrolled in multiple genomic association studies.”