Depression is a serious disease that can affect every part of your life. Being depressed doesn’t mean you are a weak or bad person or that you should be ashamed. Getting help can save your life. Your provider can get you started in the right direction. We’re also here to help. Learn More
Antidepressants Can Help Lift Your Depression
Taking your antidepressant correctly plays a big role in how well it works.
You may have side effects when you take antidepressants. Usually the side effects go away in time. Never stop taking your medicine until you talk to your provider.
When Do You or a Loved One Need Emergency Help for Depression?
Thoughts of killing yourself or harming others are very serious. Call 911 or ask someone for help right away.
Are you worried that a family member or friend who is depressed could harm themselves? Never assume they are just kidding around.
Depression Is a Special Concern After You Have a Baby
Many women may have “the baby blues” in the days after childbirth. They feel down, sad or emotional. This usually passes. Postpartum depression is much more serious and can last weeks or months.
Medicines for Depression
You should expect to feel better when taking medicines for depression.Watch Now
Counseling for Depression
Counseling is a valuable tool in treating depression.Watch Now
Stories from People Recovering from Depression
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