Is It Possible To Cure Depression Without Medication?


Yes it is possible. There is a therapy that works well for depression. Find out more in the sectiontreatment of depression. Various forms of counseling (psychotherapy) are well suited for the treatment of depression. Depression treatment program is chosen individually for each patient. You can operate both individually and in groups.

How Long Should I Take Antidepressants?


This is a difficult question. Unfortunately, if a person has experienced depression, there is a substantial likelihood that he will survive it again. It is assumed that the risk of relapse of depression is about 50%. With two or more depressive episodes the probability of depression and its rate of occurrence increases as well. Therefore, […]

Are Antidepressants Addictive?

Antidepressants Addictive

No, none of the drugs that are used as antidepressants currently are not addictive. Approximately 10% of antidepressant treatment causes side effects that require immediate discontinuation of the drug. The symptoms are different for different patients, different severity and duration. This could be nausea and vomiting, chills, muscle aches, headache and diarrhea. The dose of […]

Do Antidepressants Make You Fat?


In fact, no one can gain weight from one tablet. And the myth is the belief that lithium provokes the accumulation of water in the body and, consequently, obesity. We can not, however, deny the fact that many people gain weight by taking antidepressants. Many drugs, especially in the field of psychiatry, stimulate appetite. This […]

What are The Main Signs of Depression?


Emotional Manifestations Anguish, suffering, depressed mood, despair; Anxiety, inner tension; Irritability; Feelings of guilt, self-blame frequent; Dissatisfaction, reduced self-confidence, low self-esteem; A reduction or loss of the ability to experience pleasure from previously enjoyable activities; The decline of interest in the surroundings; Physiological Manifestations Sleep disorders (insomnia, sleepiness); Changes in appetite (overeating or loss of […]

I think I’m depressed, what should I do?


If you think you are suffering from depression, you should see a specialist. This will confirm (or not) the fact that you are depressed and discuss possible treatment options. Your doctor may: Prescribe medicines (antidepressants). To carry out with you one or more interviews. To direct you to the first visit to psychologist, psychiatrist or […]

What Is The Best Depression Treatment?


Fortunately, the vast majority of patients with depression can be treated successfully. More than 90% of the patients have recovered from depression. There are several good treatments for depression, including: Medicines for depression called antidepressants; Psychotherapy – especially psychoanalysis and cognitive behavioral therapy; Therapy, sleep deprivation and Electroconvulsive Therapy

How Do I Know If I Have Depression?


Are you wondering whether you are suffering from depression? Try the depression test on our website. If the test results turn out that you may suffer from depression, it does not mean that it is in fact the case. For a definitive diagnosis and recommendations for treatment of depression, you will need to seek a psychologist or […]