Expert Author: Tauqeer Hassan
Bipolar disorder is known by many names. It is called as manic depressive disorder or bipolar affective disorder that causes shifts in person moods, energy and ability to work properly. As the name suggests, it is a depressive condition that usually unite with mania to make it manic depressive illness or disorder. It usual in one life that we have off and on peaks in our moods and faces many up and downs in our behavior according to different situations. But if you're the one suffering from bipolar disorder, these variations in your moods and behavior can be more severe than usual.
Expert Author: Mario Orsatti
Two new studies have found that the Transcendental Meditation technique is an effective approach to reducing the symptoms of depression. The studies were presented at the 31st Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine in Seattle, Washington.
Expert Author: Cindy Atoji
Teen depression cases are on an alarming rise over the past few years. The teenage is when the child requires the most of an emotional support. The teen seeks this help and support among like minded people, more likely on a teen health community or a forum where they have all sorts of things to help the teens in their adolescence. This is the time when the teenagers undergo a physical as well as a mental growth at lightning pace. To cope with these hormonal changes the teens need to take care of their teen health and look and feel strong and confident all the time.
Expert Author: Ryan Mutt
Depression is related with one of the most common emotional disorders. It may affect the people in varying degrees. It starts from the feeling of little bit sadness to utter misery and dejection. It is a very unpleasant as well as problematic condition which is far and more difficult to cope in comparison to other physical ailment. This condition is virtually the result of growing complexities of modern life, strain of day to day life and mental stress.
Expert Author: Karl Jackson
One type of bipolar disorder self damage that is coming most just recently into the normal public consciousness is self mutilation, or "chopping". This apply is present in individuals with completely different diagnoses, too. Bipolar people are simply some of those who self injure.
Expert Author: Nick Mutt
Usually depression is related with the psychiatric disorder. In this problem a person is unable to concentrate, loss of appetite, guilt, helplessness and hopelessness, insomnia and feeling of extreme sadness. In some people these problems occur frequently or slowly and in some people this problem is consistently. For some people it becomes necessary to seek professional help. It is the illness which affects our eats and sleeps and affects our body, mood and thoughts.
Expert Author: RJ Camposagrado
Everyone occasionally feels blue or sad, but these feelings are usually temporary and will pass within a couple days. Clinical depression is a state of sadness that has advanced to the point of being disruptive to an individuals's functioning and daily activities of life and causes pain for both the person and those who care about him or her.
Expert Author: Brian Welschi
Many in the medical community are now coming to terms with the fact that there is a defining link between smoking cessation and depression. Depression is associated with the increased frequency of smoking and if you remove the smoking habit, depression seems to worsen in a normal person. Smokers addicted to cigarettes are usually preoccupied with smoking, and continue to possess an abnormal attachment and anticipation for cigarettes. Quitting smoking is then complicated because the level of pleasure seems to decrease and therefore mood swings set in, causing frustration and anguish over simply smoking.
Expert Author: Jillian Smith
Everyone can agree on the fact that depression is a debilitating disease. What we can't all seem to agree on however, is what this disease does to a person's ability to think reason and perceive. The problem in coming to an agreement here lies in the many causes and physical reactions to depression.
Expert Author: Jillian Smith
Family - It can be very vexing to loved one's when you are depressed. On one hand they want nothing but the best for you, but on the other they sometimes get frustrated and wonder why you can't simply snap out of it. It can be particularly hard on children of someone with depression as it may affect their outlook on life for many years to come. Having experienced this myself, I can say definitely this the number one reason to fight your depression.
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