Depression: Finding a Doctor or Therapist
To get better, you need expert help. Here are some ways to prepare for your first visit to a doctor or therapist.
Depression Treatment Tips
To get better from depression, you need to take an active role in your treatment, and you and your doctor have to work as a team.
Depression: Spot the Emotional Symptoms
Depression is a serious illness. It can skew your view of the world, making everything seem hopeless. Learn more about the emotional symptoms of depression here.
Getting the right depression support can be as vital to your healing as medication and therapy.
Depression in Men
Though men are taught to deny depression, it is more common than you think. Here’s how men can recognize the signs of depression and deal with it.
Alcohol and Depression
WebMD investigates whether there is a link between alcohol and depression, and explains how you can avoid worsening either depression or a drinking problem.
Depression in Special Situations
The nature of depression can vary from situation to situation. Signs, symptoms, even the way it's treated may depend on your sex, age, or other variables.
Questions and Answers About Winter Depression
If your mood worsens when winter approaches, you could have seasonal depression, also called seasonal affective disorder or SAD.
Are You at Risk for Depression?
Are you at risk for clinical depression? Read this list of risk factors.
Depression, the Thyroid, and Hormones
WebMD looks at the connection between depression, the thyroid gland, and other hormonal conditions. Find out what causes thyroid-related depression and how it’s treated.