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Major Depression symptoms
Major Depression

Symptoms could include:

  • Sleeplessness
  • Weight Gain
  • Irritable Mood
  • Depressed Mood
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Loss of Appetite
  • Social Withdrawal
  • Difficulty Sleeping
  • Feeling Hopeless
  • Excessive Sleep
  • Unable to Concentrate
  • Preoccupation With Death
  • Unintentional Weight Loss
  • Withdrawn Behavior
  • Feeling Empty
  • Loss of Capacity For Enjoyment
  • Loss of Interest In Previously Enjoyable Activity
  • Weight Loss
  • Fatigue
  • Tired
  • Guilt
  • General Weakness
  • Suicide Attempt
  • Agitation
  • Mood Swings
  • Lethargy
  • Increased Appetite
  • Decreased Libido
  • Alienation
  • Daytime Sleepiness
  • Stupor
  • Poor Self Esteem
  • Flat Affect
  • Outbursts of Anger
  • Poor Hygiene
  • Self-Depreciation
  • At risk for suicide
  • Unable to Eat
  • Uncontrollable Crying
  • Feeling Powerless
  • Unintentional Weight Gain
  • Unable to Think Clearly
  • Monotone Voice
  • Sudden Awakening
  • Feeling of Anger
  • Thoughts About Dying
  • Neglected Appearance
  • Regression - Mental Defense Mechanism
  • Binge Drinking
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