Depression : Symptoms And Symptoms

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Depression People usually feel down or sad. These feelings sometimes pass in days or even hours. When you have depression, it interferes with your daily life. It can cause pain for you. But it will also affect those around you. Depression is a mental condition characterized by feelings of severe despair and grief, also with feelings of insufficiency and guilt, often accompanied by lack of energy and disturbance of appetite and sleep. This is a common, but serious illness. Many people with depression unfortunately never seek treatment. Depression is a condition that affects people mentally and physically. Due to people not being familiar with its symptoms, or being afraid to speak out, it often gets worse. The good news is it’s treatable.…show more content…
But there are sometimes when a father is affected. Hormonal and other physical changes to the body cause this as well. There have been times where the new born was hurt by the parent suffering from this illness. Then there’s seasonal affective disorder. This often occurs during the winter months, when there’s not much sunlight. It usually passes during spring or summer. SAD may be treated with light therapy. They also take antidepressants and other forms of medication. Psychotherapy is also used for treatment. Then there’s, dysthymic disorder, dysthymia is a milder yet more enduring type of depression that affects women two to three times more often than men. The diagnosis is given when a person has had continuous depressed mood for at least two years. For children, the duration only needs to be one year, and their mood may be irritable rather than sad or depressed. People with dysthymia may appear to be chronically mildly depressed to the point that it seems to be a part of their personality. The last type of depression is bipolar disorder. It’s also known as manic depressive illness. Bipolar symptoms include periods of elevated mood or irritability. When experiencing a bipolar or manic episode, a person often has high energy levels with lower need for sleep. Less often, people may experience psychosis. Depression symptoms include feeling sad, low energy, low
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