8 Symptoms of Hidden Depression That Everyone Can Experience

  Depression is a very serious disease. It can be confused with ordinary fatigue, but it also can hide under excessive workaholism or, on the contrary, feigned happiness. Sadness, a lack of initiative, and loss of physical and moral strength are just a few features of this sickness. Only a doctor can diagnose depression correctly, but you can notice this emotional disorder on your own. Bright Side decided to explore some

10 Things to Avoid Telling Someone With Anxiety

“Anxiety does not empty tomorrow of its sorrows, but only empties today of its strength.”– Charles Spurgeon (10 Things) What is anxiety? Anxiety is one of the most common conditions among peoeple. In the United States alone, studies estimate that the number of people suffering from an anxiety condition is around 40 million. This number

Menopause and Anxiety: What’s The Connection?

By Sheryl Kraft After writing about menopause and hot flashes and stress/anxiety being a possible culprit, I started wondering about the link between menopause and anxiety. How are the two linked? Are women feeling anxious about menopause? Or, is it the other way around: does menopause cause anxiety? Is it a by-product of shifting, dipping,

6 Signs Anxiety Is Controlling Your Life

  Anxiety afflicts millions of people throughout the world, and is the most prevalent form of mental dis-ease in the U.S., affecting 40 million people, or 18% of the population. Feeling some anxiety surrounding certain events in your life, such as a move to a new city, is totally normal and shouldn’t be a cause for concern.

Researchers Explain How Depression Damages Parts of Your Brain

“Brain damage is caused by persistent depression rather than being a predisposing factor for it, researchers have finally concluded after decades of unconfirmed hypothesizing.” (ptsd treatment) MDD Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a very common psychiatric disease, and one of the leading causes of disability in the world. According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), 16 million