Understanding Depression -- the Basics
WebMD's guide to the types and prevalence of depression.
Understanding Depression -- Diagnosis and Treatment
WebMD's guide to the diagnosis and treatment of depression.
Understanding Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) -- the Basics
If you suffer from intense "winter blues," you may have seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Learn about SAD from experts at WebMD.
Stopping Antidepressants: Is it Withdrawal?
Why do some people experience withdrawal symptoms after stopping antidepressants? WebMD experts explain.
Depression Medications (Antidepressants)
A list of depression medications (antidepressants).
Depression resources and links to depression information.
Antidepressants to Treat Depression
There is a wide variety of drugs used to treat depression. Learn more about them, including how they work and side effects.
Coping With Chronic Illnesses and Depression
Can depression be caused by chronic illness? Most certainly. Learn how chronic illness can lead to depression and which types of illness are most likely to do so.
Tips for Summer Depression
Summer depression is more common than you may think. School’s out. The kids are bored. It’s unbearably hot. Here are tips to help when you’re stressed and depressed in summer.
Antidepressants: Myths and Facts About SSRIs
Millions of Americans suffer from depression, anxiety, and other mental health conditions that are treated with selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). WebMD helps separate the myths from the facts about these widely used drugs.