Depression is a common disorder that affects individuals of all ages, costing the family and society immense socioeconomic burden. When feelings of hopelessness and sadness continue to plague someone’s mind day and night, it could be a sign of major depression. The American Psychological Association (APA) reports that major depressive disorder (MDD) affects approximately 14.8 million adult Americans in a given year. However, there is a difference in how the disorder impacts teens and adults.
According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA), nearly 2 out of 100 young children and 8 out of 100 teens may be suffering […] Read more