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Depression And Its Common Causes

Major Depressive DisorderDepression is one of the most common mental health disorders not just in the UK but around the globe. It can affect anybody at any time in their lives as it does not discriminate against age. There can be many different causes of depression and many different...

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Depression in Springtime what to watch out for, and how you can help yourself.

Not everyone is cheered by the arrival of spring. While tradition dictates that the arrival of spring heralds a new lease of life and energy for the world around us, for those of us suffering from depression the effect can be worsened by the arrival of Spring. What are the...

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Anxiety Disorder – By Arfaq Hussain

Understanding the Seriousness of Psychiatric IssuesAnxiety disorder is one of the most talked-about psychiatric disorders. Most of the patients demonstrate some physical symptoms which are related to anxiety. Such patients keep on visiting their family doctors to discuss the issue. The major problem with such cases is that people...

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Changing Times For Mental Health

The Importance of Mental HealthWe’re living in increasingly enlightened times. There’s been a massive surge in public attitudes for mental health problems, and in my lifetime I can’t remember another point in time when there’s been so much public sympathy and awareness of the issue.Mental HealthSocial MediaSocial media’s played...

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Changing Seasons – Autumn Depression

Lonely womanSeasonal Affective DisorderDuring the later parts of the year, the number of cases of SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder) begins to rise. You can help combat these effects by keeping your vitamin and mineral levels in check!It took a long time for us to learn more about the changing...

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What is serotonin and what role does it play in depression and anxiety?

Depression and AnxietySource: thirdeyemalta.comSerotonin is a chemical that is produced by nerve cells and is used to send signals between them. Serotonin is found mostly in the digestive system, although it is also found in blood platelets and throughout the central nervous system.Serotonin is made from...

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