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Treating depression

Find out how your doctor asses if you have depression and how different talking therapies, anti depressantsĀ or herbal remedies can help to make you feel better.

Seeing your doctor

The first step in treating depression is to have an assessment with your cancer specialist or your GP.

Anti depressant medicines

Read aboutĀ anti depressants and how they can help to treat your depression.

Talking therapies

When you have depression, talking to a trained professional (therapist) can help.

Herbal remedies

There are some herbal remedies that may help treat depression in some people. Find out more about them and what you need to know before taking them.

Last reviewed: 
24 Jul 2017

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