Therapies to Improve Mental Health Needed in HAE Management

Therapies to Improve Mental Health Needed in HAE Management

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Therapies to Improve Mental Health Needed in HAE Management

Effective management of hereditary angioedema (HAE) should include addressing psychological and mental health, given that depression, stress, and anxiety are “prevalent” among patients and can place a considerable burden on those with the chronic genetic disease, a study reported. Indeed, according to researchers, “all participants [in this study] experienced poor overall [health-related quality of life],” with 76% of patients found to have stress and anxiety. More than 70% were found to experience depression. “Study findings…

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