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Depression

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Depression

Depression

Feeling depressed or unhappy most of the time, huh? People with chronic depression undergo physical and mental symptoms. Find out whether you’re having a bad time, or you might have a depressive disorder, which is a treatable psychiatric condition.

Depression is classified as a mood disorder. It can be defined as a feeling of sadness, loss, or frustration that interferes with a person’s daily activities. People experience depression in various ways. It can conflict with your everyday work, resulting in a loss of time and lower productivity. Relationships and certain underlying health problems may also be affected.

Although the exact cause of depression is not yet known, it is believed that a combination of different factors, such as genetic, psychological, social and physical factors, may contribute to the onset of this disorder. Depression is among the most treatable of mental disorders. With effective therapy and medication, a person with this condition can relieve the symptoms significantly and live a normal, healthy life.

Instructions :

Below is a list of questions that relate to life experiences common among people who have depression. Please read each question carefully, and indicate how often you have experienced the same or similar challenges in the past few months.

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Approx time – 10 minutes
No. of questions – 15

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