by: Tiana Rogolifoi

Depression Signs and Symptoms

  • loss of interest in usual activities
  • prolonged, sad, or irritable mood
  • loss of energy or fatigue
  • feeling guilt or worthless
  • sleeping too much or inability to sleep
  • drop in grades
  • inability to experience pleasure
  • appetite loss or overreacting
  • anger, worry, and anxiety
  • thoughts of death or suicide

How does it affect someone

  • rapid mood changes
  • irritability
  • high levels of anxiety
  • the way they think, act, or feel are affected

Interesting Facts

  • biochemical genetic and environmental factors may be involved in the cause of the disorder