DHEA may be useful for depression

Preliminary evidence suggests the hormone DHEA may be useful for depression...either by itself or combined with antidepressants.

DHEA supplements are popular among older people. They take it in hopes of restoring youthful levels of testosterone...estrogen...and other hormones.

There are several theories as to how DHEA might improve mood.

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