Depression | Symptoms & Treatment

Every year, around 8 lakh people die due to suicide in the whole world. A Single person commits suicide every 40 to 50 seconds. In 2019, there were 1 million suicides in the world. Males commit suicide more than females. The government of India spends 1.75 % on mental hospital and mental health. There are 0.2 psychiatrists for every one lakh people in India for treatment on depression.

Awareness is Needed in Society

When a celebrity commits suicide, the discussion is loud. But daily there are so many suicides in society. There is a large number of young generation people in it. Such suicides are taking place due to relationships are being broken. Suicide is caused by depression or mental illness. To get rid of it, there are lots of treatments & effective medicines.

I found that with Depression, One of the most important things you should realize is that you are not alone

– Dwayne Johnson

Avoid Doing Terrible Things

No matter how many disasters like Corona, it is up to you how to handle the situation. You will not blame the incident, fate, people. You should avoid Terrible problems. No, you have to accept the situation. It is up to you to decide how to keep your mindset. Many young people like Sushant Rajput are victims of depression. Society is expected to do that.

Negative Thought Leads to Suicide

 Lockdown is affecting society. It is possible to get out of this situation. However, depression is a growing cause of serious mental illness. Suicide is common in this type of mental illness. As a result, negative thoughts and feelings of the past, future, and present are remembered. So the person goes into a pit of despair and at some point, such a person commits suicide.

It is Possible to Get Rid of Depression

For many reasons many peoples are loose their jobs, even if something is ruined, no one leaves to live. Because naturally, everyone has the seeds to struggle. Life is not easy to live but it can be overcome. There are many such examples in society. There are doctors, counselors, social organizations available in this field. You can get advice from them. Moreover, actress Deepika Padukone is also a depression patient at some time but she came out of the depression by proper treatment.

Find the type of Depression

In 1950-1955, top health care professionals divided depression into two categories. One is Endogenous & the second is Neurotic.

  • Endogenous – This kind of depression comes from within the body, due to genetic origin.
  • Neurotic – It is also called reactive depression caused by personal & environmental factors, like money loss, job loss, death of the close relative, etc.

Symptoms :

  • Fatigue
  • Felling of Hopelessness & Helplessness
  • Loss of Interest in Daily activities
  • Restlessness
  • Weight changes
  • Suicidal Thought
  • Anxiety
  • Loss of Energy
  • Lack of Concentration

What are myths about depression? :

  • It is a weakness not an illness.
  • It will cure without treatment.
  • Intelligent or accomplished people do not get depressed.
  • Younger peoples do not get depressed.

Treatments :

There are 3 types of treatment of Depression

1) Medicine & Tablet :

Medicines stop the various thought that comes to our mind. Hormones levels like serotonin, noradrenaline are low that leads to depression hence medicines are necessary.

2) Electro Convulsive Therapy (ECT) :

A procedure of small electric current passes through the brain, intentionally triggering a brief seizure carried out general anesthesia is called Electro Convulsive Therapy (ECT).

3) Psychotherapy :

Psychotherapy is a Talk Therapy. It is based on regular personal interaction with an adult to change their mental health & mental illness.

Destroy what destroys you.

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