Major depressive disorder (MDD) is diagnosed when an individual has a persistently low or depressed mood, along with other symptoms such as a loss of interest in pleasurable activities, feelings of worthlessness, and poor concentration. MDD affects how a person feels, thinks, and behaves and can lead to a variety of emotional and physical problems.
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Did you know that one out of every five people across the world needs counseling and other treatments for a mental health issue? Yet, only about half receive needed help, says the National Institute of Mental Health. If you believe you or a loved one should pursue counseling, here’s some information on this important way
When someone is addicted to drugs, alcohol, gambling, or something else, they cannot control their feelings and behaviors. However, to get well and avoid long-term, dire consequences, you need to recognize the signs that you need professional treatment. Let’s talk about 8 signs you need addiction treatment and where you can go for such treatment
Psychiatry has become less stigmatized in recent years. While many people go untreated for mental health issues, others see the benefits of a psychiatrist. In fact, treatment can help them be happier with themselves, accepting of their past experiences, and more productive at work and in life. Let’s talk about how you could be happier