Resources for Depression
Do you or a loved one often feel sad or depressed?
If you answer “yes” to this question, call your health care provider and make an appointment right away.
Everyone has times in their life when we feel sad. Usually these feelings pass within a couple of days. Depression is a common, but a more serious condition.
When you have depression, it interferes with daily life and causes pain for both you and those who care about you.
Depression can be treated. Many people with depression never seek treatment. Medications, psychotherapies, and other methods can effectively treat people with depression.
There are many reliable sources to get more information about depression including WebMD and the National Institute for Mental Health.