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Sunday, October 25, 2009

Depression and Anxiety

by: Sara Jenkins
are two different forms emotional disorders in human beings.. Depression is caused due to chemical imbalance in the nervous system of a person. Anxiety, on the other hand, is caused due to imbalance in the body system of a person. Basically, Depression is concerned with psychology, while Anxiety is concerned with emotional behavior of the patient.

Depression and Anxiety are quite common among people. Usually, these types of disorders are seen in adults above 50 years of age. Depression and Anxiety is more common in women than men. But they cast adverse effects on both. Women suffering from Depression and Anxiety can even become disabled. While, men suffering from Depression and Anxiety feels like committing suicide.

Depression and Anxiety are forms of phobias which are described as psychological phenomenon in the medical science. Though Depression and Anxiety are disorders of same category, they have different symptoms. Feeling of hopelessness, negativity, lack of concentration, feeling of guilt and decrease in energy are some of the symptoms of Depression. On the other hand tension about day to day works, dizziness, nausea, difficulty in breathing and light headedness are the common symptoms of Anxiety.

There are many forms of Depression and Anxiety. Panic Attacks, Social Disorders, Specific Phobias, Post Traumatic Stress Syndrome are various types of Anxiety. Psychological Predisposition and Environmental Stresses are the types of Depressions. All these symptoms can cause hazardous diseases in the long run.

Depression and Anxiety can not be fully cured, but can be treated with a proper sort of medication and therapies. The medical practitioners are required to hold sessions to understand the mental condition of the patients and suggest appropriate medical aid there after the sessions.

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