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Comprehensive Information, Resources, and Support on Clinical Depression

The brain is a wonderful three-pound organ that controls all the functions of human body and interprets information from around the world. It is one of the most complex organs in our body. It is made up of more than 100 billion nerves that communicate in trillions of connections called synapses.

Depression is a serious but common form of mental/mood disorder, marked by continuous feeling of sadness, a loss of interest in activities that you normally enjoy, accompanied by inability to carry out daily activities and concentrate, thoughts of self harm and suicide, for at least two weeks.

What is Winter Depression?

Scientists have given a theory that the farther you are from the equator, the greater is the risk of SAD. Seasonal depression can be categorized as both, winter and summer depression, although summer depression is very rarely observed. Anxiety and stress are major symptoms of winter depression.