Danielle D TB 7

What is Depression?

Depression is a strong mood involving sadness, discouragement,despair or hopelessness that lasts for weeks months or longer

What are some signs or symptoms or Depression?

Some signs are negative feelings and moods, negative thinking , social with drawl , low energy and motivation , low concentration and physical symptoms like gaining or losing weight.

How does Depression affect someone?

It can affect the persons appetite also can pull away from family and friends, hard to concentrate in classes and always felling exhausted and drained.

Are there other names for Depression?

Depression does not have any other names.

How is Depression diagnosed?

Depression is usually self-diagnosed if the person is willing to accept it.

How is Depression treated?

Depression can be treated with the right attention and care, if depression is not treated things can get very bad or worse.

Interesting note and facts.

Depression effects a natural balance of chemicals in the brain called neurotransmitters.