Depression is a group of mental disorders associated with sadness , anger and a lack of interest in previously enjoyable activities for more than 2 weeks. It can also disturb sleep and appetite, tiredness and less concentration are more common. Depression affects all types of people – young and old, rich and poor – in all countries. Women are more likely to have depression than men.
The causes of depression include complex interactions between social, psychological and biological factors. Life events such as childhood adversity, loss and unemployment contribute to and may catalyze the development of depression.
Depression and associated mental disorders can have a profound effect on all aspects of life, including performance at school, productivity at work, relationships with family and friends, and ability to participate in the community.
• Loss of interest
• Feelings of guilt
• Trouble concentrating, remembering details, and making decisions
• Suicidal thoughts or attempts
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