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Why are you so depressed? With depression, can you really be happy?

More than half of Canadians have been diagnosed with major depression.They’re often diagnosed when symptoms such as poor sleep, feeling unwell, anxiety, irritability and depression are not relieved by medication, according to a 2015 study by the Canadian Psychiatric Association.The majority of patients have experienced depression since childhood.And while the disorder is not a new

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What’s a bipolar depression? Answer: it’s a mental illness

I’m not a doctor, but I know enough about bipolar disorder to know that it’s not a simple diagnosis.Bipolar depression is a serious mental illness that can affect an entire person’s life.I can assure you that bipolar disorder is not a single illness.BPD is a complex illness with many different components, and the symptoms that