WORTH THE DETOUR
A beautifully made visual site that explains all the dimensions of DEPRESSION, from TYPES, BIPOLAR DISORDER, RISK FACTORS,
There are +DISCUSSION & FAQs areas, TREATMENT, RECOVERY and
DIAGNOSIS. You will also find a page of relevant+LINKS.. There is even a QUIZ to see if you meet the criteria for depression
Everyone feels sad, down or blue at different times. Following disappointment, the loss of a loved one or other traumatic life events, this is a normal reaction. In cases such as these, our moods lift relatively quickly.
But for 10-15 percent of men and 15-25 percent of women, depression can persist and become a more significant health problem. This is commonly referred to as clinical or major depression.