Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:59:07 -0500
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:13:28 -0500Each one of us has every reason to cry. It could be due to an end of a friendship or a close relationship, frustration at work, or even when we are happy. However, after shedding a lot of tears, we do not realize its positive effects in our our vulnerable psyche.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 14:00:01 -0500The pages of my journal in the latter half of 2007 are bare for the most part; quite uncharacteristic for me during that period of life. There is a story to be told, which those pages allude to tellingly. I was in a murky depression. Embarking on my forties, in a crisis of vocation, having recently married, surprised how unanticipated my life had become. Life deconstructed.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 07:36:19 -0500There is a place we all hate to find ourselves. In the land between. Between one good situation and the next good situation. Between a good period of life and the next good period of life.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:42:46 -0500It is important to understand what teen depression is. Many believe that being sad about something is the same as being depressed.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:46:18 -0500This is the story of Jeff, an Iraq war veteran who received his emotional support animal letter. Sgt. Jeff Sanders, an ex-navy SEAL who served in harsh conditions in the Gulf and suffered from PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder). When he flew back to his hometown, Baldwin Park, California, he was suffering from post war stress. Seeing cruelties and deaths of his close friends left him depressed and mentally traumatized. It was difficult for him to return to normalcy and fit back in his civilian life.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 08:25:45 -0500The article tells about the good effects of depression on our body. Further it tells about what psychologists feel about the same.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 14:10:39 -0500Depression looks glamorous but ain't so. It is a dark world where you wallow without any help. We; as a society are yet to evolve to accept that people can fall mentally ill. A personal account on how I felt while being in depression.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 07:23:16 -0500The love that a grandma has for her grandchildren is unique, something that is unconditional, loyal, faithful and cherished by her grandson throughout his life; throughout eternity. THE LOVE OF A GRANDMOTHER FOR HER GRANDSON Surpasses Time and Space and Felt Until Eternity. *A grandparent should not out-live his grandchild, the pain is shocking, devastating and destabilizing. Always remember that seeking help from family, clergy, counselors and friends is a viable option, please allow yourself an unconditional amount of time to grief in your own way of grieving.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 07:23:16 -0500Numerous studies found that low serotonin levels don't necessarily cause depression. This may explain why antidepressants don't always work. Read about the compelling evidence on inflammation as a contributing factor to depression. Understand the known causes of inflammation and strategies to overcome and prevent depression.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 07:54:51 -0500Having a loved one who suffers from depression can be an extremely difficult situation. Many people want to be able to help their loved one, but they don't know exactly how to go about it. In this interesting article a leading British therapist explains how you might best help someone who is depressed.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:27:06 -0500We are finally beginning to learn that mental illness is as real and medically treatable as any physical illness, and thankfully this openness has increased dialogue into how and why people suffer from depression, or "the blues." While there are some people who will respond to therapy as a treatment, for many more people the issue is a chemical or nutritional imbalance which cannot be willed away - much like how you can't just decide not to have diabetes anymore if you just stay really, really positive. Medicine has come a long way...
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 10:12:14 -0500Insecurity related to finances can be taxing for anyone and can drain off a lot of mental energy. Constant fretting over insufficient financial means can trigger the onset of anxiety and depression. The constant worry about finances doesn't spare even the students.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 11:44:31 -0500Psychologists are not reserved only for people who have serious emotional trauma or severe psychological issues. Of course, psychologists can help those with extreme mental and emotional issues, but counselling for better emotional health with the help of a psychologist is for anyone who wants to discuss issues in their life that are bothering them to the point of having a hard time dealing with life in general. A few examples of the issues counselling for better emotional help can help with are: depression, anger management, anxiety, grief, trauma and marriage counselling.
Thu, 11 Aug 2016 07:40:41 -0500For many patients of depression who do not respond to conventional methods of treatment, the reason could lie in their metabolism, says a recent study. The researchers from the Rockefeller University in New York and the Karolinska Institutet, Sweden observed that depression is often marked by abnormalities in the body, such as elevated blood sugar level.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 08:12:59 -0500Depression is a debilitating mood disorder. It needs treatment and there are no two ways about it. Psychotherapies and other pharmacological treatments can help an individual fight depression. Numerous studies have indicated that alternative treatments, such as exercise, meditation and yoga, can help a person reduce the symptoms of depression by building positive energy within the mind and body.
Thu, 21 Jul 2016 08:12:06 -0500Being gifted intellectually is indeed a blessing, but it has its downside as well. The society has always linked high intelligence and creative thinking to various mental illnesses, including depression. And now, there are studies also that vindicate the general perception about intelligent and creative people.
Wed, 20 Jul 2016 07:12:01 -0500The years of adolescence are often marked with turbulence and teenage trauma is a reality for many. On top of it, when the teen is suffering from a mental health problem, like depression, the journey could be even more jarring. For parents, handling a teen with some mental health issue can be quite unnerving, especially because symptoms of depression might be overlooked.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 06:59:43 -0500I wouldn't insist so much on transmitting this knowledge to the world if I didn't know that everyone can be cured because I saw this miracle happening many times, and I keep seeing it happening every day. The end of everyone's therapy depends on their obedience to the guidance they have in their dreams. Many people who have serious problems are cured faster than those who have simpler problems because they are obedient and serious.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 11:17:26 -0500Writing is a great therapeutic way of easing depression. This article shows how it can help someone in that dark place, assisting them to heal.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 11:40:44 -0500When we are young, immature, unfearing, unblinking, we are in our most pristine form. We speak out our minds too easily, without any filter, with absolutely no hesitation. I've never seen a child hesitating or regretting for whatever she does.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 09:29:08 -0500I'm no world authority on depression, and I certainly don't have a PhD, but I have suffered what many term 'the black dog' and so I may have something to contribute. I know what it's like to be depressed, to have depression, and to guide others through such a spiritual nemesis. Here are five myths to explode.
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 07:11:19 -0500Many people experience seasonal affective disorder (SAD) that causes depressive episodes during different seasons. The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) says that around 4 to 10 percent people in the United States suffer from SAD. However, some studies suggest that nearly 20 percent people may be affected by this disorder.
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 09:38:51 -0500Depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States, as per the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). It is a serious mental condition that needs immediate attention because neglecting or delaying treatment would only exacerbate the condition.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 06:54:51 -0500Depression is a prolonged feeling of sadness, fear, hopelessness, anxiety, anger, guilt, helplessness and emptiness. The person suffering from depression may lose interest in the activities that once used to excite him. They might have problems in making decisions, remembering details and face relationship difficulties. They may even attempt or commit suicide.
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 14:50:52 -0500You may feel like your chest is being constricted because of all the thoughts you have. There are reasons for medication to be available, especially for depression. Here are the reasons why you should take medication even though you don't think it will work.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 09:36:28 -0500Depression does not happen by choice; it is a malady that can come unannounced. It is like walking in a dark corridor without any clue about light on the other end. Depression makes one feel helpless, sad, tired and miserable without any reason. But it is not a sign of weakness of the human mind; it is, in fact, a severe mental disorder caused due to a change in the neurotransmitters of the brain. It affects moods, thoughts, sleep and even energy levels.
Thu, 09 Jun 2016 07:01:36 -0500The feeling of giving birth to a baby and the joy of experiencing motherhood is probably the best phase for a woman. However, amid all the happiness and celebrations lies a hidden truth that most people seem to ignore: the probability of postpartum depression (PPD). PPD is real and can affect a mother within the first month of delivery, but the risk can persist longer.
Fri, 03 Jun 2016 08:38:41 -0500Each year, millions of Americans are affected by depression. Despite this, people have their own mythical perceptions about depression and its occurrence. Very few people seem to understand the suffering of going through an entire period of numbness, where sadness becomes the norm and suicidal thoughts hover in the mind incessantly.
Wed, 01 Jun 2016 08:12:31 -0500Depression can be the shackles of pain that prevents the rays of hope from reaching the affected person. It can dominate the mind with such suppressive thoughts that they would threaten to blow up the very existence of the sufferer. In fact, depression just bends anyone under its increasing pressure of distress and anguish.
Tue, 31 May 2016 09:56:31 -0500A young person I know very well told me recently that they don't live a day at a time, but mostly it's an hour at a time. The concept has gravity. There was weight to the words, for it was the case of a real and present danger, a darkness lurking, where what was spoken of involved the potential that the very next moment could consume all sense of hope and rationality; a darkness descended.
Thu, 26 May 2016 15:42:36 -0500Teenage is a phase of major changes in a child's life; it is a period of transition from childhood to adulthood, both mentally and physically. Hence, the term teenage trauma is a reality as many adolescents feel the blues during this period. But the situation becomes alarming when it triggers the onset of actual depression in them which qualifies for intervention.
Thu, 26 May 2016 08:33:29 -0500A person might be going through a rough patch in life, but a little support from family and friends can help him keep going. A recent study by the University of Cambridge suggests that support from friends and family can lower the depression risk in teenagers.
Wed, 25 May 2016 08:54:16 -0500It has been said that depression is one of the most common mental and emotional problems in today's world, and while some people might experience it from time to time, there are others who are more familiar with it. This is then not going to be something that affects everyone is the same way.
Tue, 17 May 2016 06:02:09 -0500Depression kills. Sadly, these people did not live to tell of its horrors - 16,467, aged between 45 and 85 +, almost half of the total deaths by suicide, across all ages, in the U.S. in 2014, making it the country's 10th leading cause of deaths. What makes it sad is that depression can be cured. What makes these deaths tragic and unnecessary is that depression usually starts from harmless "blues" we all experience in any given day. For failure to plug a leak, a deluge was created.
Thu, 12 May 2016 09:24:08 -0500Approximately one in five adults in the United States, i.e., 43.8 million, or 18.5 percent of the population, experience mental illness in a year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). In 2014, 16 million adults in the U.S. had at least one major depressive episode, while 350 million people worldwide suffered from depression every year, as per the World Health Organization (WHO).
Tue, 10 May 2016 11:06:04 -0500Depression is common and treatable. It can strike anyone at any age. Consulting with your physician or a licensed mental health provider is the best way to find out if you suffering from depression and the type of depression you might be having.
Fri, 06 May 2016 11:09:38 -0500Depression is a State of Mind That Can Be Controlled. It's an episode that can last for long periods of time, measured in days and weeks. Physical activity can be a great help to get over depression.
Tue, 03 May 2016 13:05:50 -0500Depression is more than feeling sad. Each person's experience of depression is different as there is a wide variety of symptoms. Many people feel down occasionally, but have areas in their lives that make them feel good.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 06:53:12 -0500Feeling depressed during days of fund crunch is natural. However, it's a temporary low which goes away when the money begins to flow again. But long-term poverty can be detrimental to mental health of an individual, as it can induce depression.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 08:14:57 -0500Location is usually the biggest factor while deciding one's accommodation; the better the facilities in the area, the higher the prices. Access to public transport plays an important role in the selection of house. However, there are many who hate a noisy neighborhood, which is common if the house is located in an area with good public transport facility.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:22:24 -0500Simply put, depression is a state of mind by which we lose our bearings; we fail to see a reason to live, a direction towards our goals and desires. It is a sudden or permanent wish to simply lie down and die. On one end of the scale there are cases when depressed people spend their lives inside their homes in the dark staring into space and on the other people go through their normal activities full of sadness wishing the day would end so they can go back to bed. Finding a way out of it as soon as possible is imperative for the wellbeing of body and mind.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 08:21:04 -0500Spending time outdoors amid nature is a great way to unwind. Being in unison with nature comes with a lot of benefits that include happiness, health, and peace of mind. Enjoying the benefits of nature thus also helps keep depression at bay.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 07:44:36 -0500Everyone on this planet will have experienced physical pain at one point or another, and there is also the chance that they have suffered mentally and emotionally. And although it could be said that there is a greater awareness around the former than the latter, it doesn't mean that this is because what is taking place within can simply be overlooked.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 07:41:53 -0500Your life is a gift to yourself and to others. You matter. Celebrate the gift of your life by being happy. Defy depression.
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 15:38:25 -0500All of us feel low and sad once in awhile, but we often confuse depression with sadness. It is very important to understand the difference between the general sadness and long lasting depression.
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 06:56:41 -0500Life is tough. We know that, most of us. But we're given to forgetting just how tough life is - for a season, even a whole life, on and off - when we would rather pretend all is okay. Well, some of the time, for many people, life is not okay, and getting through some pivotal hours is a task requiring significant self-restraint. After one such season of deathly life - where to take one's life was a dear temptation - a brave and very loving soul contacted me with a poem, simply wanting to share.
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 06:13:05 -0500Depression is an intense sadness that affects many people. I've listed six ways to reduce or eliminate depression without taking medication.
Tue, 05 Apr 2016 12:59:32 -0500Studies reveal that exercise is much more effective and potent in treating depression than simply taking medications? It's a phenomenon that proves the intimate relationship between our body and mind. Healthy mind equals healthy body and vice versa. Read about the fascinating study that shows us what the mind can do and how we can use this to our advantage.
Tue, 05 Apr 2016 06:35:50 -0500A person doesn't decide to commit suicide because they were victims of someone else's wickedness, but because they trusted a person who betrayed them. They commit suicide because they cannot forgive their own faults. We can understand this fact when we analyze the life biography of those who have suicidal thoughts, and we translate the meaning of their dreams. We can also verify this fact when we analyze the life biography of those who committed suicide, and we translate the dreams of those who loved this person. They have information about the reasons why the beloved person decided to commit suicide in their dreams.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:18:31 -0500Not a lot of people know about the energy state called 'Homolateral Energy'. But understanding what Homolateral Energy is, what it does, and what causes it, could be the key to kissing your depression goodbye.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:18:04 -0500According to Chinese Medicine, the Spleen Energy Meridian could hold the key to overcoming depression. Find out why keeping the Spleen Meridian strong could do wonders for your mood.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:16:40 -0500No-one asks to get depressed, and no-one enjoys it. So stop blaming yourself for feeling down, and start to think about how to resolve the problem, instead.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:14:26 -0500Everyone knows that depressions are caused by a chemical imbalance... isn't it? The shocking answer is 'no'. Despite 30 years' of research, no-one has ever managed to prove that chemical imbalances are causing any type of mental illness, including depression.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 08:02:19 -0500Research shows that when it comes to permanently beating depression, regular exercise is even more effective than medications. So ditch the Prozac, and go shoot some hoops!
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 07:53:08 -0500Pizza is so yummy... but did you know that all the white flour is leaching essential nutrients and vitamins out of your body? And when your body doesn't have enough of those vits, you can start to feel down and depressed.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 06:50:37 -0500While there are some people who have lived in the same environment for their whole life, there are others who have moved around. When one has moved around, they might not have stayed in the same place for very long.
Mon, 04 Apr 2016 06:12:34 -0500That's a big statement, but one must look at the cause to find the solution. Depression and mental illness is caused by the Spirit who seeks to correct something within a person or those who care for them. It's not in the guidebooks of those who treat patients but it is within our minds and the little voice within.
Thu, 31 Mar 2016 10:13:48 -0500BROTHERS and sisters are not just of flesh and blood, as if DNA had a say over a kin relationship. I have a brother who has been so courageously honest to publish a video where he makes a pact not to end his life.
Wed, 23 Mar 2016 09:38:59 -0500Antidepressant medication is the antidote for depression worldwide. This remedy for depression comes with an increase risk of violent behavior, increase risk of birth defects, and increase risk of suicide. The pharmaceutical approach appears to be very flawed.
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 09:33:23 -0500Psychiatric drugs do more harm than good, feel experts. Differences in opinion do exist over the fact whether there has been an overuse of medicines to manage dementia and depression. A number of studies have shown that antidepressants have a negative impact on the patient.
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 08:39:08 -0500Hormonal changes during pregnancy tend to bring about chemical changes in the brain which can create emotional turmoil in the moms-to-be. All this together, at times, can lead to depression and other problems.
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 08:07:46 -0500Childhood depression is not same as normal "blues". When the child's disruptive behavior starts interfering with normal activities, it may be a sign of depressive illness. If you feel your child is suffering from depression, it is difficult to understand what to do. Children with a family history of depression or those with conflicted families have been found to be at a greater risk of developing depression.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 15:42:32 -0500This is an insight in the debilitating illness depression. I have outlined my strategies for dealing with depression and a brief overview of my personal experience of this.
Thu, 17 Mar 2016 13:24:37 -0500This article outlines many important underlying causes of depression that are sometimes overlooked by doctors. It also describes many safe, effective, and natural treatment options for depression.
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 08:57:45 -0500Depression is often attributed to a chemical imbalance in the brain, at least this is how the common man perceives it. But there is more to it than meets the eye. Actually, it is little more complex than what people usually think. The brain has a number of chemicals which help in communicating with other parts within it.
Mon, 14 Mar 2016 06:39:40 -0500While someone can feel down from time to time, they can also feel this way on a regular basis. When this is the case, it is going to be a challenge for them to appreciate life, and it may even be a challenge for them to get out of bed in the morning.
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 10:10:18 -0600Depression is a common but serious illness most likely caused by a combination of genetic, biological, environmental and psychological factors. Anyone can have the blues occasionally, but when depression comes in the way of a normal life one may need an expert advice.
Thu, 10 Mar 2016 07:22:32 -0600Sneezing, watery eyes and blocked nose are some common symptoms of hay fever, or allergic rhinitis, which affects up to one in five people at some point in his or her life. Those who suffer from allergy and experience symptoms such as sneezing, sniffling and red, itchy eyes may be alarmed to know that a new study has found a relationship between hay fever and depression. Other large-scale population studies have also shown an association between seasonal allergies and clinical depression.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 08:11:31 -0600Researchers across the world are leaving no stone unturned to unravel a cure for dementia. A reversible dementia is very much controllable. It may be possible to prevent or delay the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and other kinds of dementia by adopting a combination of healthy habits and practices.
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 11:21:08 -0600Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a type of depression that affects many people, especially during the winter months. It's often minimized and referred to as simply the "Winter Blues," but it's much more than that. It is a form of depression that can be debilitating yet can also be treated.
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 07:14:59 -0600A very common habit among youngsters is to use the line, "I am depressed!", when they are simply sad or upset. People don't realise the enormity of the word depression and tend to use it as a substitute to sadness.
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 06:53:23 -0600Depression is a common problem in the 21st century but it is not given much importance and very few are seeking for solutions. Check out this article by Harsha and you might just get an idea to overcome it.
Mon, 29 Feb 2016 09:47:39 -0600Anxiety and stress are some of the enemies that hamper our normal lifestyle. It is better to deal with these problems before they create a big toll in your life. Counseling plays a very important role in reducing and strain.
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 08:15:24 -0600The external factors that seem to be responsible for your depression are not the only ones that are responsible for the way you feel. You heart is heavy mainly because you are living according to the desires of your evil self, without understanding that you are manipulated by your anti-conscience. This is a problem that can be comprehended only now that I discovered the existence of a primitive conscience in the human brain.
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 06:16:36 -0600The harder the climb to the precipice the more accomplished we feel having ascended the peak. Much is the same when we've had the most horrendous day and we slump into bed in victory!
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 07:17:27 -0600It is sometimes difficult to know if you are just feeling sad or clinically depressed. Take a few moments and learn about depression for you or a loved one.
Mon, 22 Feb 2016 07:12:42 -0600Although Christians are commanded and empowered to tell the truth, they're also more likely to hide their truth, for shame and guilt that perhaps their faith doesn't work. We know that depression and other mental illnesses don't discriminate, and that they're incredibly complex. Having depression doesn't whatsoever correlate with weak faith.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 13:43:54 -0600The incidence of suicide in all age groups is rising. Suicides per year now exceed deaths by car accidents and equal deaths by subscription opiates and heroin overdoses. Demographics show that males are more likely to commit suicide than females and that among males most are white and from upper middle class homes. Suicide attempts are greater than 500,000 per year. Suicide is the third leading cause of death in adolescents behind trauma and natural illnesses. Suicides are more likely to occur in persons with affective disorders and more likely in bipolar depression. Bipolar depression is more difficult to treat than the depression in major depression disorder. Other causes are substance abuse and situational depression. Suicide statistics by country are also listed.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:33:30 -0600A study published in the British Medical Journal claimed that exercise is of no help in treating depression. It assumed that the role of exercise is no more than a placebo effect for depressed people. However, according to several experts, it was a half-baked truth and there is more to it than what was revealed.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 08:31:07 -0600Caring for an infant is challenging for any mother, but it may become much bigger a challenge for women suffering from postnatal depression (PND), which may lead to adverse effects on the child. This depressed mental state may appear gradually or all of a sudden, and can range from being mild to strong. Symptoms of PND may appear during the first six weeks after giving birth, but can continue even up to six months later.
Fri, 05 Feb 2016 07:55:47 -0600Your dreams will guide you and show you everything you must pay attention to, so that you may have an objective image of your personality and understand your reality. The safe and natural depression treatment you receive in your dreams is able to completely eliminate your depression because God is the dream producer, and He knows everything about you and your life. The fact that you have inherited a satanic primitive conscience that has evil thoughts is the reason why you have many psychological problems.
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 07:44:58 -0600Sibling rivalry has existed as long as families and has been a concern for most parents. Even though parents usually try to equally distribute their love among all their children, they do feel differently about them depending on their personalities, differing needs, dispositions and place in the family.
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 07:39:56 -0600Ever wondered why depression is so common among the Gen Ys and Gen Zs? Read this article to get a whole new perspective on this issue and hopeful will set you on a path to eradicate depression indirectly..
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 12:32:41 -0600While there are some people who like to wake up early, there are other people who don't. If one does like to wake up early, they could describe themselves as a 'morning person', and this is likely to mean that they generally find it easy to wake up.
Wed, 30 Dec 2015 07:38:08 -0600Having the blues and feeling depressed are some of the usual accompaniments to the winter season. With shorter days and little sunshine, our mood takes a beating and we find ourselves surrounded by problems such as sleep disorder, loss of appetite and low energy level. Such issues that occur annually during the winter season are normally caused by seasonal affective disorder (SAD), and most of us feel depressed during this time.
Tue, 29 Dec 2015 07:44:03 -0600Doctors are meant to treat patients, but many of them, particularly the young physicians, are often depressed themselves, according to a recent study. The study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), found that nearly one-third of the young doctors are depressed. But what are the reasons?
Wed, 23 Dec 2015 08:32:43 -0600Your mind works all of the time, even while you sleep. If an unpleasant event happens to you, your mind may place that as unfinished business in your memory. At inopportune times, you may remember the thing that you never wanted to happen, the thing that do not want to relive.
Tue, 22 Dec 2015 13:23:37 -0600Postpartum depression (PPD) is one of the several mental disorders, widely held to be associated with post-natal blues. Many a number of psychologists believe that postpartum depression differs from other types of depression only in the timing of depressive episodes.
Mon, 21 Dec 2015 15:05:17 -0600Unfortunately there are no concrete diagnostics for depression... it is much more insidious. It still does not merit in the minds of many being classified as a disease. Most people feeling symptoms of depression do not seek help. Depression is more than occasional feeling sad. It is a treatable mental illness - however I am asking to look at different ways of managing symptoms of depression. Yes, treatment protocol must be discussed with your health care professional, please discuss a number of possibilities. Medication has its issues too.
Thu, 17 Dec 2015 13:23:12 -0600There are now scientific studies that support the health benefits of being in nature. Our hectic schedule of inside activities where air pollution is greater is slowly killing us. Here are the key health benefits of nature and why we need to be connected:
Thu, 17 Dec 2015 07:47:33 -0600This journey of life can be short and unfair. Even when you feel mired in fear and sadness, you can persevere. Don't let depression control you. Only lunatics allow depression to take hold of them. Life has different seasons. Don't sit around and wait for the storm to be over. Do something productive during the storm; if that is not possible, at least think of what you can learn from the storm. You've got to learn how to dance in the rain. Keep BusyFrustration, desp
Tue, 15 Dec 2015 15:17:58 -0600New diagnostic tests using three types of brain scans are now in the investigative stage for diagnosing bipolar disease and major depression and for distinguishing between them. Newer scans will be utilized by the NIMH using volunteers with bipolar disease. These studies will also include the effect of lithium and lamictal in bipolar disease before and after therapy with Lithium or Lamictal. Prior studies using older MRI and new high resolution MRI will also be reviewed. Neuroimaging does not replace clinical evaluation.
Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:18:57 -0600Most students love vacations more than school although a new school year is exciting for other students but there are students who get depressed whenever they think about school and that one week or two weeks more and school will start because of many reasons that accompany school, which are:- School repress me from doing what I like There are colleagues who bully me I don't feel confident among my peers There is a teacher who don't like me I have no friends...
Thu, 10 Dec 2015 09:17:52 -0600Depression at school occurs by many causes at school but the main cause is because the student cannot get along in school due to the following reasons:- They get low grades Some of their peers bully them Some of their teachers don't like them They are afraid of exams The main source of depression for a student or for any person is from the inside as most students think that there should be something changed in their surroundings, i.e.: their peers...
Wed, 09 Dec 2015 15:20:40 -0600The internet has revolutionized the processes across the sectors, making things easier and faster. The delivery of services is no exception. Now people prefer even consulting a doctor online and seek his advice in case of a health problem. Consultancy apart, should a patient also go for online therapy sessions?
Tue, 08 Dec 2015 13:29:53 -0600In this era We live, the very style and personality that society has developed are the reasons why the rate of mental issues such as anxiety and depression is high and not rarely knocks down those who experience them. There's many variations that contribute to someone developing depression, an issue considered to be the illness of the new world. One of the variations is the concept that working on what can be seen and heard is enough to make a change.
Wed, 02 Dec 2015 07:54:23 -0600Through my own self-exploration I learned what makes me happy. We all need to do some self-exploring to reach plenitude and feeling complete in a relationship.
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 11:23:01 -0600Depression is debilitating, but doesn't have to define you. As a society we are more accepting of mental health issues and so rather than suffer in silence, we are encouraged to share our pain and get help. As the article suggests, there are a whole range of treatments available. The right one, will depend on a number of factors, including the severity of the depression and on the individual themselves. Medication can be effective, but it is a personal choice and so it is important we are aware of all of the options available to us.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 13:11:37 -0600Our world today revolves very fast that we could hardly keep up. We are submerged into extreme expectation, living in a lightning rat race. No wonder, most of us are stressed and depressed. If not immediately corrected, depression can lead to serious psychological problems. Most people fight depression with food. Psychologists have a lot of explanations about the connection of food to depression. Regardless of the connection, using food as depression buster is counter...
Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:03:08 -0600There is a strong relation between school and depression for most students, whenever their vacation is coming to an end and their school is getting closer most students get depressed. There are different reasons why students feel depressed when school get closer, which are: