We all are aware of the fact that our lives are a mix of ups and downs, meaning that every individual might occasionally feel a gush of anxiety or has “the blues” from time to time. There could be an instance where you are perpetually trapped in a wave of depression. That is when you feel that a certain emptiness and gloom have taken hold of your life.
Depression in Women
Women are twice more likely to be depressed as compared to men. Few forms of Women depressions could be:
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD)
Applicable for new mothers suffering from the “Baby Blues” syndrome.
Depression in Men
- Lack of recognition in professional life.
- Unhappy married life.
- Death of very new ones.
- Men usually exhibit their depression through reckless behaviour and substance abuse.
- Men showcase higher rates of suicidal tendencies while in depression.