Depression and Chronic Pain
There is a strong link between chronic pain and major depression. WebMD explores the relationship.
Caregiving: Stress And Depression
Caregivers have a higher than normal rate of depression. Learn more about symptoms of major depressive disorder - and when to seek help - from the experts at WebMD.
Depression in Women
WebMD explains how depression in women is treated during various stages of her life, including pregnancy and menopause.
Not only is untreated clinical depression unhealthy, but it can rob you of your relationships and work life, and lead to illness and substance abuse. Learn more from WebMD about recognizing the symptoms of depression and getting the help you need.
WebMD's Symptom Finder: Physical Symptoms of Depression - Legs / Feet
Keep a symptom diary to see if there is a connection between depression and aches in the legs and feet.
WebMD's Symptom Finder: Physical Symptoms of Depression - Chest
Chest pain and a rapid heartbeat can be symptoms of lung or heart problems, even serious ones like a heart attack. But did you know they can also be symptoms of depression and anxiety? Learn more from WebMD about how depression and anxiety can affect your body.
WebMD's Symptom Finder: Physical Symptoms of Depression - Back
When back aches and spasms are vague -- and not related to any injury -- they may be symptoms of depression. Learn more from WebMD about how depression can affect your back.
Glossary of Depression Terms
WebMD provides definitions of terms related to depression.
Clinical depression can complicate serious health conditions such as heart disease or cancer and lead to problems with pain, sexual desire and performance, and sleep. Learn more from WebMD about the relationship between illness and depression.
Psychotherapy for Depression
Psychotherapy is an effective treatment for clinical depression. Learn more from WebMD about how various forms of therapy work to help you gain new coping skills.