All of us get sad at some point in our lives because it is normal for us to. When this sulking feeling reaches new heights and refuses to drop, it is time to ask for medical help.
Depression is a common disease and all of us are at risk of it. While the exact cause of it is not known, there are a lot of factors such as biological, psychological, and social that can lead to it.
The biological causes for depression include alterations in chemicals/neurotransmitters of the brain, genetic factors, and hormonal imbalances.
The personality or attitude of a person and the coping strategies with life’s events can predispose one to depressive illness.
Depression is a treatable disease; it can be treated with medicines, counselling or with a combination of the two. If you think you have symptoms suggestive of depression, consult a doctor at the earlier for effective treatment.
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