Depression

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Depression

Depression is also called as Clinical depression, Dysthymic disorder, Major depressive disorder, and Unipolar depression

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Depression in Women

Doctors continue to learn about how women are affected by depression, but there are some common symptoms. If you're depressed, you may have some of these symptoms nearly every day, all day, for 2 weeks or longer:

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Depression Treatment with Acupuncture

Depression can be debilitating for those who experience it. Prolonged feelings of sadness, discouragement and hopelessness greatly affect the quality of life. At one time or another, most of us have experienced some form of depression. It’s a healthy response to events in our lives that seem overwhelming

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Diagnosis of Depression

Depression can be difficult to diagnose because many of its symptoms, such as fatigue, mimic those of physical illness. A good diagnostic evaluation also will include a complete history of the symptoms, i.e., when they started, how long they have lasted, how severe they are, whether the patient had them before and, if so, whether they were treated and what treatment they received.

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Self Care in Depression

If you are depressed for 2 weeks or longer, you should contact your doctor, who can offer treatment options. Regardless of whether you have mild or major depression

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Signs & Symptoms of Depression

Not everyone who is depressed, experiences every symptom. Although it is often termed as 'Mental Illness', clinical depression often have as many physical symptoms as mental. If these have been experienced for more than two weeks it is essential to seek help. Severity of Depression symptoms varies with individuals and also varies over time. Some of them may be as follows:

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Teenagers With Depression

Been there, done that, bought the t-shirt. Of course, it was over twenty years ago, but I still remember with painful clarity what it was like to be a teenager with depression. The sadness, the feeling of helplessness, the belief that it was part of my personality and the conviction that something was wrong.

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Treatments & Preventions of Depression

Treatments & Preventions of Depression Having depression doesn't mean that a person is weak, or a failure, or isn't really trying, it means they need Treatment. Most people with depression can be helped with Counseling, provided by a professional psychologist, and some are helped with Counseling and Medicine. Treatment for depression works gradually over several weeks. Nature of depression is such that a person's normal ability to balance positive with negative thoughts is impaired

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Types of Depression

Depression is a form of what is known as a mood or affective, disorder, because it is primarily concerned with a change in mood. Everyone feels sad from time to time, but depression is an illness characterized by severe and prolonged feelings of sadness, dejection and hopelessness. One in four women and one in six men will suffer from depression at some point in their lives.

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