Depression is a complex disease. WebMD explains what research has
discovered about the causes of depression - from genetics to illnesses and
Anyone suffering from depression will tell you, it's not imaginary or “all in your
head.” Depression is more than just feeling “down.” It is a serious illness caused
While we don't know exactly what causes depression, a number of things are
often linked to its development. Depression usually results from a combination of
It's not known exactly what causes depression. As with many mental disorders, a
variety of factors may be involved, such as: Biological differences. People with ...
There are many well-known depression triggers: Trauma, grief, financial troubles,
and ... and none of these apply to you, it can be hard to pinpoint a specific cause.
Not only are women more prone to depression than men, but the causes of
female depression and even the pattern of symptoms are often different. Many
THERE ARE 3 main points of view about the causes of depression. Most
commonly held is the view that it is generally some combination of these three.
Mar 3, 2016 ... Depression is a serious mental illness in which feelings of sadness and loss of
interest last for weeks and interfere with daily life. All people ...
While some illnesses have a specific medical cause, making treatment
straightforward, depression is more complicated.
Research has identified a number of factors that contribute to causing and
maintaining symptoms of depression. The diagram below shows the five major