Depression

When is depression considered severe? – A place to share …

Depression is a progressive illness. There is no demarcation line where one crosses over from being depressed into being severely depressed as depressive symptoms are on a continuum. This is a typical explanation of the journey from feeling depressed to becoming severely depressed. One morning Joe woke up in a bad mood. He didn’t want…

Is depression really an illness? – A place to share …

What is the best way to expand your professional network?Context: I have built networks over the years in academia, the hedge fund space, and Silicon Valley and now working on Lunchclub, a product that lets professionals network from ho(Continue reading)It is not. I have always had a somewhat natural tendency to be sad, since my…

Why is depression considered a mental illness?

What is the best way to expand your professional network?Context: I have built networks over the years in academia, the hedge fund space, and Silicon Valley and now working on Lunchclub, a product that lets professionals network from ho(Continue reading)This one’s pretty simple. Let’s have a list: First off, Depression is understood to have biochemical…

What are the basic signs of having depression?

Here’s a checklist I developed that I really resonate with, and other people have told me they like it too It has 7 ways of looking at the common signs of depression See what you think; Check what you are thinkingIn depression, your thoughts are very negative and self critical They can seem so overwhelming…

How do people deal with depression and anxiety?

See why 14 million people use Dashlane daily.Dashlane saves and autofills your passwords to save you time and keep you safe online.My credentials for answering are: at the age of five, kindergarten teacher called my Mom and told that she (the teacher) was worried about me because I colored only in blacks, grays and dark…

What is the root of depression?

I think that it can be explained in a variety of ways. I think it is “anger turned inward”. A resentment and hatred towards the self. Self loathing, inability to love oneself or see one’s worth. hopelessness in living a fulfilled life. After that, I will try and explain what the root could be by…

Is depression an incurable illness?

Q: Is depression curable? Why or why not? A: I personally know several people who came out of significant depression simply from learning and practicing the Transcendental Meditation® technique (TM), two were close friends. But that’s just anecdotal. Below I explain why what you get from the practice of TM is the ONLY cure. But…

Can you die from anxiety?

Many times they commit suicide. The truly tempting thing about suicide is that it’s a solution to pretty much everything. Not a constructive solution or a solution other people want you to use, but still a solution. We can opt out. Once you realize you’re strong enough to end your own life, that knowledge will…

What is depression?

Depression is the refusal of the mind to change. Depression occurs when something changes over time, and a person remembers a time when all seemed to work easily and smoothly. Suddenly, an object, place or person that person associates with being part of their key to happiness is ripped from them, and the person, longing…