Stress of Life in the Public Eye Might Have Fueled Jackson's Mood Disorder, Doctors Say

The medical condition keeping Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. out of Congress for the past month was finally revealed and not revealed at the same time: a mood disorder, a condition that can be anything from major depression to bipolar disorder. Whatever his condition, doctors say the stresses of Jackson's life and career likely played a role in triggering this episode. His case also serves as a reminder that anyone can struggle with mental health. The Illinois congressman's office Wednesday released...Full Story
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