What is depression? It is a chronic DSM-V defined mental illness. Depression can come in many disguises. (Hypothyroidism, MS, Cancer, etc.)
Depression is a treatable medical illness. In my opinion, it should ALWAYS be diagnosed by a medical professional.
can not promise you that you will NOT experience side-effects. However, we now have a number of newer medications with fewer problems. Mirtazapine and Wellbutrin are reportedly two better ones for the dreaded “sexual side-effects.”
Some Pastors can treat Depression but they need specialized training.
I was just sitting here pondering what to write about on a Saturday afternoon, and what immediately came forward was, “Is Depression a Treatable Illness?” The answer is definitely YES! In this post I will be careful not to fool anyone into thinking that there is a quick fix, but I will tell you that […]
Definition: Schizophrenia is a formal thought disorder characterized by both positive and negative symptoms. These are the people who you see living under the bridges sometimes talking to themselves. They make-up 66% of the homeless population. This disease finds itself equally distibuted between both the male and female genders. It is overall […]