Millions of people each year are affected by Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), which is the tendency to become depressed during the dark winter months, and in some cases the summer months.
Wondering if you're depressed? Take this free online self-assessment test to find out.
We all know what depression is. Everyone has experienced a bout of depression at some point in life. It’s natural to be depressed for a while after the death of a loved one, a divorce, a job loss, or some other emotional trauma. When you're first...
Why do you keep hearing that song in your head? Learn the reasons why your brain keeps hitting replay and what to do about it if it happens to you.
Anti-depressants are less effective than commonly claimed by doctors and drug-companies. Despite this, anti-depressant drugs are prescribed for millions of people across the developed world. Twelve snippets of information are provided to convey a more realistic picture of their utility.
As someone who has battled on and off with depression for about twenty years now, I am increasingly frustrated by the amount of people who seem to doubt depression is a real illness.
A personal story of living with depression as well as advice to those experiencing depression right now.
Depression and anxiety are two common mental health conditions that occur together. With lifestyle changes, mental health therapy, and/or medications, these conditions can be managed effectively.
Sometimes people find it difficult to share their feelings in the workplace due to discrimination or stigma. Could you give someone at work the support they need if they are suffering from depression? Would you know what to say or do?
Multiple factors--the brilliant mind that infused his comedy, ongoing depression and a diagnosis of Parkinson's Disease--may have proved the catalyst for Robin Williams' decision to end his life.