Major Reasons for Depression in Women

Major Reasons for Depression in Women

In the modern world more and more people are suffering from depression due to diverse reasons. However, there is a vast difference in the number of women suffering from depression than their counter parts. According to researches this gender difference in depression is approximately twice as high in women compared to men. The reasons for […]

Physical, Emotional and Behavioral Signs of Depression in Women

Physical, Emotional and Behavioral Signs of Depression in Women

The signs of depression in women are important to detect for a number of reasons: women are twice as likely as men to develop depression and according to some estimates, one in eight women will have some form or some extent of depression in her life. Depression can impact physical and mental health negatively and could impact practically all […]

Depression Symptoms in Women and Why They Occur More Frequently Among Women

Depression Symptoms in Women and Why They Occur More Frequently Among Women

Depression is defined as feelings of being low, with an aversion to activity that can affect a person’s behavior, feelings, thoughts and over all wellbeing. Since women are twice as likely as men to experience depression at some point in their lives, it is important to recognize depression symptoms in women. The Mental Health America website […]

How Do Women React to PTSD?

How Do Women React to PTSD?

Women have a much higher risk of developing Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). This health issue is related to the metabolism of а specific protein responsible for the estrogen balance. The psychological state of the women is closely related to genetic processes. There are many researches that show that a lot of modern diseases are caused […]

Treating Depression May Help with Women’s Weight Loss

Treating Depression May Help with Women’s Weight Loss

Many women who are contending with the dual problems of depression and being overweight, may find that the way out lies in a single solution. Researchers have found that tackling depression and elevating the mood may be the key to weight loss as well. The study published in General Hospital Psychiatry, refers to past surveys […]

Are You Binging On Chocolate? You May Be Depressed, Says Study

Are You Binging On Chocolate? You May Be Depressed, Says Study

That sinfully sweet bar of the delicious dessert may be bad for more than just your waistline, a recent study revealed. Eating large quantities of chocolate could also be a sign that you are depressed and this holds true for women as well as men. Dark chocolate in small quantities is known to be good […]

Women Smokers More Likely To Develop Depression

Women Smokers More Likely To Develop Depression

SMOKING (health effects of smoking) is widely known to damage the body but new Australian research suggests the addictive habit could be taking a toll on the mind too. A study of more than a thousand women has found that females who smoke are more likely to develop major depression. Heavy smokers – those who […]

Is Depression In Women A Serious Disorder?

Is Depression In Women A Serious Disorder?

Everyone occasionally undergoes some sort of depression (depression causes) But, the feeling is not same when it comes to genders. Survey studies shows that it is more common in women than men. Depression in women is twice as often as in men. Moreover, depression in women can develop at any stage of life. The reason […]


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