Understanding Depression Disguises
WebMD explains how depression can look like something other than it is - and how to recognize symptoms in yourself.
How Depression Affects Your Body
Depression is an emotional and physical disorder. WebMD explains how depression raises your risk for other diseases.
Depression Relapse: What to Do First
Depression usually recurs over a lifetime. WebMD explains how recurrences and relapses are treated.
Chronic Pain and Depression: Managing Pain When You're Depressed
Depression can magnify pain and make it harder to cope. The good news is that effective treatments can relieve depression and make chronic pain more tolerable. Learn more from WebMD.
Warning Signs of Severe Depression
What are the warning signs of severe depression? Important facts you should know.
When Hospitalization Is Needed for Depression
Sometimes with severe depression a hospital stay is necessary for safety or further care. WebMD talks about who might need this and why.
What Are the Symptoms of Depression?
Depression is a mental illness that, if left untreated, can worsen, lasting for years and causing untold suffering, and possibly even result in suicide. WebMD helps you recognize the symptoms of depression.
Depression: Treating Depression With Medication
Learn more about treating depression with antidepressants and how your doctor can choose the right one for you.
High-Tech Treatments for Depression
Researchers are constantly working on new treatments for chronic, treatment-resistant depression. WebMD talks about the latest high-tech treatments for depression.
Mental Health: Depression in Children
Childhood depression is different from the normal "blues" and everyday emotions that occur as a child develops. Learn more about what depression in children looks like.