Depression : Health & Medical
Think of getting a pet. Experts believe that a person owning a pet, such as cat or dog generally have a positive and healthier life because a person feels his pet provides friendship and an unconditional relationship. Generally this helps to take away minor feeling of depression and stress.
Virtual communities, especially those geared to suicide prevention, can bring together groups of failed attempters of suicide; their family and friends, as well as field experts, locally or from around the world. Everyone's contribution to the overall conversation and the valuable of their inpu
Chronic depression is also called dysthymic disorder or Dysthymia. This illness can be serious although not as severe as bouts with Major Depression. Someone you know may have Chronic Depression and you would not know it. Having a regular life is very possible for people with this condition.
This article gives you clear evidence that life is miserable and that we life in a perpetual stance of psychological depression. Ads proclaim that most of us are under mental care for depression. How can that be in a nation of plenty and happiness?
According to the Mood Disorders Society of Canada, almost three million Canadians have serious depression, but only less than one third of them seek outside help for it. According to The World Health Organization (WHO), anxiety and depression account for 79 percent of all psychiatric diagnosis.
So many people today are taking medications to relieve their depression. But, can simply spending more time in the sun have a similar effect as taking these medications?
The Winter Blues is a condition that strikes thousands of folks here in the USA, every winter season. When I say the winter blues, I am literally talking about everything from being sad, and weak to full blow depression. I guess I have been very lucky because I have never gotten the winter blues, un
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New research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicates that people who experience sleep disordered breathing - snorting, gasping and/or stopped breathing during sleep - are more likely to suffer symptoms of depression than people who do not have these sleep-related breathing
A new mom suffering from postpartum depression will suffer from such conditions as: feelings of hopelessness, irritability, mood swings, panic attacks, lack of interest, constant crying, sleep problems, mania, guilt, racing thoughts, delusions, and the inability to care for the baby. Postpartum depr
Divorce is a big issue in today's society, and there are many cases that involve children. Divorce can cause many people to experience different forms of depression, and some can even turn to the use and abuse of antidepressants. It is important to note that when having to give your kids up to