Botox may be effective depression treatment

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Botox may be effective depression treatment

July 11, 2014 Updated Jul 11, 2014 at 2:39 PM CDT

An unorthodox depression treatment is now being studied.

Botox is currently in use by a Maryland doctor to help symptoms of depression, PTSD, and social anxiety.

Dr. Eric Finzi says the muscle Botox shots freeze is connected to sadness, anger, and fear.

The treatment is not FDA-approved but Dr. Finzi is busy researching the Botox fix.

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