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Depression engulfs area's Puerto Ricans

Researchers cite poverty, isolation

By Stephen Smith
Globe Staff / December 5, 2006

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Puerto Ricans in Greater Boston are in the midst of an epidemic of depression, researchers reported yesterday, with 58 percent of middle-aged women and 38 percent of middle-aged men diagnosed with the condition. (Full article: 1128 words)

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