Posts: Depression

25 05, 2016

Can exercise cure depression and anxiety?

By | 2016-12-19T10:14:10+00:00 May 25th, 2016|0 Comments

At the age of 16, Heather Troupe received a diagnosis of chronic severe depression and a prescription for an antidepressant. Eight years and nine kilograms later, she was sleeping poorly, felt a lot of anxiety and had lost her therapist because of insurance complications.

Looking to “fix herself”, as Troupe, of Knoxville, Tennessee, put it, she began […]

22 04, 2016

What does depression feel like? Trust me – you really don’t want to know

By | 2016-12-19T10:14:20+00:00 April 22nd, 2016|0 Comments

This is Depression Awareness Week, so it must be hoped that during this seven-day period more people will become more aware of a condition that a minority experience, and which most others grasp only remotely – confusing it with more familiar feelings, such as unhappiness or misery. Read more… […]