The Unhappy Side of Anti-Depressants

The Unhappy Side of Anti-Depressants More and more people are taking anti-depressant medication every day. While a doctor may give you a prescription for anti-depressants, he may not explain the negative side effects that you can suffer from as a result of taking them. The negative side effects can affect your day-to-day living almost as much as being depressed. Anti-Depressant …

World Disasters Could Be Contributing to Your Depression

World Disasters Could Be Contributing to Your Depression Disasters around the world, whether natural or man-made, seem to be increasing every year, but this should hardly come as a surprise. Consider the ever-growing incidences of school shootings, random bombings at public events, terrorist acts, industrial accidents, hurricanes, floods and other natural disasters. The media is often blamed for hyping up …

Chronic Illness and Depression

Chronic Illness and Depression For many people, chronic illness is a way of life. A chronic illness is not necessarily fatal, but it is a condition that likely will last a lifetime. Some examples of chronic illness include diabetes, arthritis and heart disease. They require daily management via diet and exercise, certain specific procedures and usually medication. Without following a …

Depression Symptoms: The Science Behind Depression

Depression Symptoms The Science Behind Depression The impact that depression has on your daily life is noticeable. When you are depressed, even the smallest task can feel overwhelming or futile. People that suffer from depression are often unable to get out of bed, leave their house, go to work, or maintain healthy relationships. Left untreated, depression can become an all-consuming …

Living with Depression

Living with Depression Depression changes the way you think about yourself and the world around you. You can’t stop thinking about the negative things in your life and tend to ignore the positive ones. What you may not know is that the way you think about yourself may be the reason you are living with depression. Negative thoughts centered around …

Celebrities Who Have Suffered From Depression

Celebrities and Depression: Celebrities Who Have Suffered From Depression Even celebrities aren’t immune to depression. In fact, the instances of celebrities and depression is more common than one may think. They are constantly under stress to perform well, to “get that part” in a movie or on a television show, and they have to deal with a lot of criticism …