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For Both Women And Men, Rates Of Major Depression Are Highest Among The Separated And Divorced

For both women and men, rates of major depression are highest among the separated and divorced, and lowest among the married, while remaining always higher for women than for men. The quality of a marriage, however, may contribute significantly to depression. Lack of an intimate, confiding relationship, as well as overt marital disputes, have been […]

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Childhood Depression

Childhood depression is a very real but sometimes elusive illness that affects the young today. We take a look at what it actually means and how unity and support in the family can help fight its hold over a child. At the recently concluded Asia Pacific Suicide Prevention Convention 2006, we learnt a few startling […]

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Depression – Symptoms, Causes and Treatment options

Depression is a complex of psychological and physical symptoms. Low mood level or sadness is often the most prominent symptom. The common property of these symptoms is a decreased activity level in parts of the brain.   THE SYMPTOMS OF DEPRESSION Depression may give one or more of these symptoms: -Low mood level or sadness. […]

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General Depression Information: Understanding Depression Symptoms and Treatments

The first thing to know about depression is that it is not just in your head. Depression is, in fact, a whole body disease that affects multiple systems. In addition to feeling sad, hopeless, or helpless, a person may suffer from extreme fatigue, decreased motor (muscle) coordination, changes in appetite and weight, and a loss […]

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How to Manage and Conquer Depression

Millions of people suffer from a depressive illness. They thought that depression is just a normal occurrence in their lives, which will go away after a short while. They just haven’t realized how serious depression can be. Did you know that words related to depression have been searched over 993,000 times on the Internet for […]

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63 Ideas to Get Rid of Depression – Take Charge of Your Brain

No matter what kind of depression you have, the pain is the same-caused by a chemical imbalance in your brain. No matter what you’re depressed about, or even if you don’t know why you’re depressed, there are some simple things you can do to reduce your pain and anxiety, and get yourself feeling better. Simple […]

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Depression is more than simply feeling unhappy or fed up for a few days.

We all go through spells of feeling down, but when you’re depressed, you feel persistently sad for weeks or months rather than just a few days. SomeĀ people still think that depression is trivial and not a genuine health condition. They’re wrong. Depression is a realĀ illness with real symptoms, and it’s not a sign of weakness […]

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