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To see the adaptive benefits of depression, it helps to consider certain cruel but illuminating studies.
One sign that depression is an adaptive behavioral response is its widespread presence in the animal kingdom.
She loves to be outdoors,” Lori says, “She loves to swim and to ride her adaptive bike.The Shutdown’s Human Cost: A Family’s Hopes at NIH Put on Hold|Michael Daly|October 12, 2013|DAILY BEAST
What adaptive technology has been the most useful or important for you?
Proud Host Family in Support of the Rockaway Adaptive Water Sports Festival.
Even in its present fully-formed condition it is fairly questionable whether it is of any adaptive value at all.Darwin, and After Darwin, Volume II (of 3)|George John Romanes
There is no mind quite so nimble, adaptive, or capable of simulation as that of the Pole.The Iron Ration|George Abel Schreiner
Broadly speaking, the adaptive effects ascribed to use-inheritance coincide with the effects of natural selection.Are the Effects of Use and Disuse Inherited?|William Platt Ball
Here, again, we have a case of modified and adaptive instinct.Ways of Nature|John Burroughs
This result is, in the language of adaptationists, brought about by an adaptive response of the plant to the light.The Organism as a Whole|Jacques Loeb