a woman gets treatment for substance use and depression

Getting Treatment for Substance Use and Depression

Those who struggle with substance use and depression face many risks to both physical and mental health if they don’t seek treatment. With proper treatment, it is possible to recover, rebuild a future of confidence and health, and develop a sense of pride while doing so. If you are struggling with depression right now, it…

Woman Experiencing Depression

How Depression Impacts Women

Millions of women end up diagnosed with depression each year. Statistics show that millions of women end up developing this mental health disorder in their life. They are also twice as likely as men to end up with depression. The illness can start showing itself at any age. It’s important that women living with depression…

a woman struggles with seasonal depression

What Is Seasonal Depression?

If you’ve only had depression episodes during late fall and winter, you might have seasonal depression. Some people also refer to this condition as seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Seasonal depression is a type of depression that only occurs at a specific season at the same time each year. Winter depression is the most common form…

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Importance of National Depression Awareness Week

Depression is a significant health condition everyone should try to understand. But despite its common occurrence, many people still aren’t fully aware of its symptoms and effects on one’s mental health. It’s important that we address these awareness issues to prevent discrimination and avoid clinical depression cases. If you or a loved one needs treatment…