About depression

Learn more about depression here including conditions like bipolar disorder and what it means to be medically diagnosed as depressed.

4 unusual symptoms of depression

Although feeling sad or having the 'blues' is a part of depression, there are a number of symptoms that are often overlooked.

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Depression affects about 350 million worldwide and is a leading cause of disability. Here's a look at what depression feels like to those who suffer from it.

Depression common after time in ICU

ICU survivors have physical, cognitive and psychological problems that impair their reintegration into society, return to work and being able to take on previous roles.

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Michael Simpson has been a senior psychiatric academic, researcher, and Professor in several countries, having worked at London University in the UK; McMaster University in Canada; Temple University in Philadelphia, USA.; and the University of Natal in South Africa.

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