The Main Signs of Depression and Other Mental Problems
Never mix real problems with temporary bad mood. The signs of real problems with mental health are the following: when people start loosing weight, have problems with normal night sleep, quickly become tired. Sure, all these signs are rather general and are also characteristic for other problems like diabetes, problems with heart (even a stroke), thyroid troubles or avitaminosis (hypervitaminosis).
Indifference to the events in life, difficulties with memory and concentration may happen also during depression and as well during Alzheimer's or Parkinson's disease.
Sometimes depressed condition is followed by pains and tiredness that are characteristics for many health problems.
The signs of depression may be even confused with the side effects of certain pills prescribed for treatment of serious illnesses (cancer, Alzheimer's disease).
Being depressed, people may loose appetite and get sleep disturbance, they often think about senselessness of life and suicide. Apathy, troubles with concentration, law energy, permanent pessimistic mood and low spirits occur too.
Anyway the first recommendation with appearance of such symptoms is to consult a doctor and tell him about your state and condition. Firstly, the correct diagnosis should be made. It is not such an easy task that is why we do not advise you self-treatment not to do harm to yourself! In case the depressed behavior is related to the effect of some tablets it is better to select other medications. But if the depression is connected with another accompanying disease, it's necessary to treat the disease itself.
Very often specialists recommend not only antidepressants but also the course of psychotherapy together with medications for the best effect. Don't suffer silently, this problem is common for many people all over the world and moreover it can be treated easily.
Start enjoying life! You will overcome it due to professional care. Simply go to the specialist and everything will be done.