Depression

What caused the Great Depression?

We will not have any more crashes in our time. –John Maynard Keynes, 1927 You can lay every bit of the blame on John Maynard Keynes Following the Depression of 1920–21, the one that no one ever heard about because it was quickly over, the post-war world decided it was time to get back on…

Could I be faking depression?

Ad by CapitalOne ShoppingBefore you shop at Amazon Prime, read this.The dead giveaway that tells you when Amazon’s giving you a better price than other retailers.So, just to give you a context, I’m a 17 year old girl, currently in high school. When I was 15, I started having panic attacks (later I discorvered that…

Are rates of depression rising? If so, why?

My answer is “Yes, rates of depression are rising” and here is the reason I thought: There are times when we go out of the house and ask ourselves: “Did I turn off the cooker?” or “Did I lock the door?” We go back to see if we performed these actions that we suspect we…

What cured your depression?

I’m not sure if there is a way to cure depression. Most people with depression will struggle with it off and on throughout their lives. I had a really rough patch in 2009–10 that was incredibly difficult to climb out of. I’ve always had some issues regarding depression and anxiety, but this period was the…

How to get out of depression

How do I get out of depression? Trust me, you don’t want to get rid of your depression (though you do want to shut it off). It serves a critical purpose, and you might even die without it. Let me explain. Depression is a natural human emotion. It tells us that we are carrying too…

How to help my friend with depression

Although I do not have depression myself, my best friend and now girlfriend suffers from pretty serious depression as well as OCD. I have learned a lot from helping her to care for herself and caring for her, and I’d like to share some of that here. PLEASE NOTE: these strategies worked for her, but…

Is depression really an illness?

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What does depression look like?

*Long answer ahead* Depression for me at least (can’t speak for everyone who’s struggled with it) looks like this: ps: I know I look ugly don’t judge. I was depressed. Btw I just wanted to say that I have bipolar disorder so when I’m depressed it’s considered bipolar depression When the top 2 photos were…

How to get out of anxiety by myself

Coping with Depression Tips for Overcoming Depression One Step at a Time Depression drains your energy, hope, and drive, making it difficult to take the steps that will help you to feel better. But while overcoming depression isn’t quick or easy, it’s far from impossible. You can’t just will yourself to “snap out of it,”…