Tag Archives: depression

Depression and the Holidays

We want the perfect family gathering where everyone laughs, gets along and make lasting memories of joyous fun. Unfortunately, reality sets in and people are stressed because they are overworked, underpaid and trying to make the holidays a wonderful experience for all. […] Continue reading

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Depression and Unemployment

Depression causes a lot of health issues that can render a person dysfunctional. However, it is one of the most curable diseases if treated. The best chance for success in treating depression is a combination of psychotherapy (or counseling) and anti depressants. […] Continue reading

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Dr. Phil and Relieving Stress

In these tough economic times there are so many people out of work and unable to find a job and if they find a job it doesn’t pay nearly as well. The expert adviser on the show, Dr. Lawless, said there are a few simple things you can do to relieve your stress. […] Continue reading

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6 Ways to Help a Depressed Person Cope

So many articles feature how to deal with depression and are written to the person who is depressed. However, I thought I’d write something to the people who have a relationship with a person who is suffering from depression. Continue reading

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The Economy and How it Affects your Mental Health

According to CNBC.com, nearly 1 in 5 Americans had mental illness in 2009. US government researchers reported more than 45 million Americans or 20 percent of US adults, had some form of mental illness last year, and 11 million had a serious illness.[…] Continue reading

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Depression and Job Loss

Unfortunately, many people aren’t coping and are becoming depressed. They start to feel hopeless and helpless. Depression can be a very debilitating disease if left untreated. However, depression is also something that can be helped. […] Continue reading

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Exercise Improves Your Mood

After recently giving birth to her first child, a friend of mine decided to join a local gym to get back into shape. It wasn’t easy at first but once she got into the routine of getting regular exercise she found she not only was more physically fit but also was much happier. […] Continue reading

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