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Antidepressants work over time in the brain

By Rebecca Dell COLUMBIA, Mo. — Wait. Give it some more time. Be patient. When you’re hurting, these words can be hard to hear. The precise causes of depression are not fully known, so treating depression is a multi-dimensional puzzle that includes therapy, medication and time. Doctors often start medication treatment for depression by prescribing a…