Depression (major depressive disorder) is a serious and common medical condition that negatively affects how you feel, how you think and how you act. In the world, there are more than 300 million people suffering from this disease. If we talk about mental health status in India, approximately 15 million people require therapy or some kind of mental health advice, but only 3 million people go to a mental health professional and this is a big problem.
This is 1 of 3 videos of new series of videos about depression. In this video, I discussed what depression is. Why are people not aware of depression in India? What causes depression in the first place? What are the common types of depression? What are the signs or symptoms of depression? Most importantly, how can we cure depression?
Videos in this series:
1. What is depression? Symptoms, causes and treatment.
2. Diet for depression: metabolic typing, studies and shopping list
3. Evolutionary purpose of depression.
Video credits to Psychology in Hindi YouTube channel