What is depression? +Everyone experiences sadness from time to time, but depression is not just having the “blues”. It is a complex mental… Read More
What are symptoms of Depression? +The list is not complete, and not everyone who is depressed experiences all of these symptoms. The severity of symptoms… Read More
What are the reasons for becoming depressed? +We are still not sure what causes depression. Experts say depression is caused by a combination of factors, such as… Read More
Is depression treatable? +Yes , Treatment of depression involves medicines and Counseling / Psychotherapy. Whereas medicines treat the chemical imbalance in your brain, counselling helps… Read More
Can depression be cured? +Yes, Depression like any other illness is completely curable, if treated properly with appropriate medicines & for adequate duration. Read More
How do medicines help to treat depression? +Medicines for treating depression are called antidepressants . They correct the chemical imbalance in the brain that Causes depression. Modern antidepressants… Read More
What is the duration of treatment? +Usually treatment for depression is to be continued for about 4-6 months, after feeling completely well, to avoid relapse. Some… Read More
Can Depression recur? +Yes. Recurrences are common. Even though the initial episode of depression may resolve, a long lasting change in the biology… Read More
Will life be normal again after depression? +Yes , depression is one of the illnesses in which full cure is possible and gets back to normal life gradually. Read More
Yes , Treatment of depression involves medicines and Counseling / Psychotherapy. Whereas medicines treat the chemical imbalance in your brain, counselling helps in resolving the conflicts in your mind & helps in correcting the way you think , thereby helping to cope up with stress .
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