There are situations in life when you are low and life seems to be miserable. Some come out of it while some succumb to the condition. Such a health condition is called depression.
Depression is a health condition makes the patient feel unhappy at all times or fed up for few days.
Some of the people consider Depression, not as a genuine health problem. They are wrong because Depression is an illness which has real symptoms and it is not some kind of weakness which you can just ignore by bringing yourself back to reality. Right treatment and human support can get the patient back to normal life.
The symptoms and causes of depression are different for different people.
People often lose hope and interest in things they enjoyed doing and are always ready to shed tears. Some of them have the symptom of anxiety.
Apart from these symptoms, there are other physical symptoms such as getting tired easily, insomnia, loss of appetite and sex drive, accompanied with various body pains. The seriousness of these symptoms may vary among people.
Under mild conditions, a patient may have low self-esteem or spirit which at the extreme condition results in thoughts of suicide and considering life to be worthless and meaningless.
Under difficult situations, people experience feelings of stress, sadness or anxiety. We can cure a low mood with time, but curing depression requires a lot of time and experience.
A person should consult a doctor if he/she encounters any of the above-mentioned symptoms. Avoid waiting for time to cure the condition itself, consult the doctor as soon as possible to provide speedy recovery.
It is said that people having it in the family history , have more chances of experiencing the same. The best treatment of depression despite medications is social interaction with people.