Depression Symptoms and Warning Signs

...depression Mild and moderate depression are the most common types of depression. More than simply feeling blue, the symptoms of mild depression can interfere with your daily life, robbing you...
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Depression in Women

Depression in Women Feeling empty, sad, helpless? Learn about the signs, symptoms, and causes of female depression—and what you can do to recover. Understanding depression in women Depression can impact...
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Depression in Men

...it’s a reflection on their manhood rather than a treatable problem caused by depression. Getting help for male depression Don’t try to tough out depression on your own. It takes...
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Depression in Older Adults

...once again and enjoy your golden years. Signs and symptoms of depression in older adults Recognizing depression in the elderly starts with knowing the signs and symptoms. Depression red flags...
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Depression Treatment

Depression Treatment Therapy, medication, self-help? If you’re confused by all the different treatment options for depression, here’s how to decide the best approach for you. What are my depression treatment...
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Dealing with Teen Depression

...Teen Depression. Signs and symptoms of teen depression It can be hard to put into words exactly how depression feels—and we don’t all experience it the same way. For some...
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Parent’s Guide to Teen Depression

...lack of energy Difficulty concentrating Unexplained aches and pains Thoughts of death or suicide Depression in teens vs. adults Depression in teens can look very different from depression in adults....
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Coping with Depression

...with depression. (Center for Clinical Interventions) How Depression Causes Negative ‘Spin’ – Common cognitive distortions and how to change them. (clinical-depression.co.uk) Depression hotlines In the U.S.: Find DBSA Chapters/Support Groups or call...
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Postpartum Depression and the Baby Blues

Postpartum Depression and the Baby Blues Depression is common in new moms. Learn about the signs and symptoms—and what you can do to feel better. Depression in new moms Having...
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Helping Someone with Depression

...help for depression. (Families for Depression Awareness) What is the role of the family caregiver? – Tips on how families can work together to manage depression treatment. (Families for Depression...
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Depression Home Page

...there’s always hope. Read on to learn about symptoms, treatment, and recovery. Depression Symptoms and Warnings Recognizing depression and getting the help you need Coping with Depression Tips for overcoming...
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Antidepressant Medication

...depression medication. What are antidepressants? Antidepressants are a range of medications used in the treatment of depression and other mental health conditions, and are some of the most commonly prescribed...
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Bipolar Disorder Signs and Symptoms

...states, or interfering with other mood stabilizing drugs. Despite many similarities, certain symptoms are more common in bipolar depression than in regular depression. For example, bipolar depression is more likely...
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Bipolar Disorder Treatment

...you figure out what’s really going on. Do I have depression or bipolar disorder? Indicators that your depression is really bipolar disorder include: You’ve experienced repeated episodes of major depression...
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Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)

...disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that occurs at the same time each year, usually in winter. Otherwise known as seasonal depression, SAD can affect your mood, sleep, appetite,...
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Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Therapy If your major depression has proven resistant to other treatment, TMS may be an option. Here’s how it’s used in the treatment of depression and...
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Living with Bipolar Disorder

...of mania or depression appear, it is often too late to intercept the mood swing, so keep a close watch for subtle changes in your mood, sleeping patterns, energy level,...
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Bipolar Medication Guide

...for bipolar depression is different than for regular depression. In fact, antidepressants can actually make bipolar disorder worse or trigger a manic episode. Try mood stabilizers first and never take...
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The Mental Health Benefits of Exercise

...and depression Studies show that exercise can treat mild to moderate depression as effectively as antidepressant medication—but without the side-effects, of course. As one example, a recent study done by...
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Social Media and Mental Health

Social Media and Mental Health While many of us enjoy staying connected on social media, excessive use can fuel feelings of anxiety, depression, isolation, and FOMO. Here’s how to modify...
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