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Mood Disorders
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Mood Disorders
Affective disorders are a set of psychiatric diseases, also called mood disorders. The main types of affective disorders are depression, bipolar disorder, and anxiety disorder.
Depression is more than just occasionally having the blues. Depression is a mood disorder. You feel...
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Seasonal affective disorder (SAD) is a form of depression that occurs in relation to the seasons, most...
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Bipolar disorder involves periods of excitability (mania) alternating with periods of depression. The...
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Adolescent depression is a disorder that occurs during the teenage years, and involves persistent...
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Dysthymia is a chronic type of depression in which a person's moods are regularly low. However, it is not as extreme as other types of...
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Major depression is when a person has five or more symptoms of depression for at least 2 weeks. These...
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Affective disorders are a set of psychiatric diseases, or mood disorders. The main types are depression, bipolar disorder, and anxiety...
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