Depression (major depressive disorder) is a common but serious medical illness that has a negative impact on how you feel, think and act. Symptoms may vary from mild to severe and include feelings of sadness and/or lack of interest in activities you once enjoyed. Other symptoms include changes in appetite, changes in sleep, loss of energy, feeling worthless/guilty. difficulty thinking or concentrating and thoughts of death or suicide.
Symptoms must be present for at least 2 weeks and must represent a change in your previous level of functioning for a diagnosis of depression. Other Medical conditions may mimic depression so it is important to rule out other causes. Fortunately, depression is treatable. If you think you may have depression, schedule an appointment today.
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