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Definitional Argument Depression Disease
Depression: Depression is a mental disorder. If it's handed down from generation to generation biologically then it could be seen as a disease. If it is situational then it could be seen as stress-induced. If it happens to occur as a result of trauma than that is understandable, sometimes it can behave like a communicable disease. Simply living with someone with depression can inducedepression in other family members.Depression is therefore many different things. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Include being down or sad most of the time, loss of interest/pleasure in usual activities, unintended increase or decrease in appetite/weight, sleeping more or less than usual, being agitated or lethargic, feeling worthless or inappropriately guilty or self critical, having difficulty concentrating or making decisions, & thinking of death & dying. Suicidal ...Read more
Biological Problem: The term "clinical depression" is usually understood to mean a set of symptoms that are thought to be related to changes or problems in brain chemistry. Therefore, clinical or major depression is largely considered to be a physical or biological problem. However, it is clear that environmental factors can either worsen or improve depressive symptoms. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Is depression really a disease? Why have we haven't heard much of it before? Why is it very prominent in modern societies today only?
Big question: There are many presentations people call depression - from very mild or easy to explain through very severe and mysterious. The latter are probably really diseases and there IS a long history. Some find the explanation to be related to pharmaceutical offerings becoming a major part of world economy. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes: Diagnosis of a chronic disease is a life-changing experience. Often the management of the disease requires to limit things used to do prior to the diagnosis, bringing a sense of loss. Medical condition proper and side effects of medication also can bring changes in your emotional state. I would recommend discussing chronic disease impact on your life with a health psychologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not directly : Depression is not caused by menieres disease but it may cause you to become depressed. There is a difference. Most patients with menieres disease don't suffer from depression. Some patients, however, are so bothered by their menieres symptoms that it makes them sad and ultimately depressed. Any chronic illness can lead to depression even though it may not directly cause it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
None! CanDestroyLife: Depression is primarily a human spirit/mind issue: though brain commonly treated. As embodied souls connected to our minds ; using our complex+fragile brain to process ; store experiences + operate our complex ; fragile body so that we can stay within these 4 dimensions for a period of time, prolonged grief ; hopelessness can destroy both our ; others lives. Degree of severity varies widely. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I feel like when i recover from anxiety and depression that i will later on develop an life threatening disease and die young please i'm only 17!
Not really!: Intolerance is a manifestation of a person's inability to have the ability to be compassionate and understand that like themselves we all have "bad hair days". Probably these people have more inner demons with which they struggle. But in my opinion mental illness is not more likely among those who are intolerant than the rest of us. But being tolerant sure makes daily life much smoother. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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