Disorders and Treatment
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About 25 million Americans suffer from depression each year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).
If you think that you or someone you know may be suffering from depression, it is important to understand some of the warning signs so that medical treatment is sought.
Long-term treatment may be needed to prevent symptoms of depression from returning and to allow people to live more normal lives.
Depression is a mood state that goes well beyond feeling sad or blue. It is a life-long mental illness that can affect the thoughts, feelings, behavior, mood and physical health of suffers. It is common for people to suffer from bouts of wellness followed by bouts of depression.
While symptoms of depression can vary from person to person, following are some key signs and symptoms to be aware of:
Source: National Alliance on Mental Illness
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