Anxiety and depression

By: Erin m

Symptoms

  • Persistent sad, anxious or "empty" mood
  • Feelings of guilt, worthlessness, hopelessness
  • Decreased energy, fatigue, feeling "slowed down
  • Insomnia, early morning awakening or over sleeping
  • Thoughts of death, suicide, suicide attempts

What causes this condition?

  • Loosing a loved one
  • Scarring events

How does it affect daily life?

  • It makes you emotionally and physically tired like you just want to lay there and fade away into nothing but the anxiety makes you panic about how you wasting minutes of your life away.

Which body cell/organ does this condition affect?

  • The brain
  • Your immune system and everything in your stomach area
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Long term?

  • Suicide
  • Numb
  • You begin to say "I'm used to it"

What does it mean?

Depression: severe sadness and feeling unwanted and hating yourself.

Anxiety: feelings of extreme worry and fear of an uncertain outcome.

Possible treatments?

  • Therapy
  • Healthy lifestyle
  • Medication(last option )

Is there a cure?

  • Time
  • Love
  • Understanding