Depression

Symptoms

Depression is associated with the following symptoms:

  • Sad or depressed mood
  • Loss of interest or pleasure in activities that you used to enjoy
  • Substantial changes in weight or appetite (eating too much or too little)
  • Sleep problems (too little or too much sleep)
  • Either restlessness and agitation, or slowing of movements
  • Either less energy or more fatigue than usual
  • Feelings of hopelessness, worthlessness, or excessive guilt
  • Decreased ability to think or concentrate
  • Repeated thoughts of death or suicide
If you have thoughts of suicide, a plan for suicide, or thoughts of harming yourself, immediately call your healthcare provider, 911, or a suicide hotline such as 1-800-SUICIDE. Please remember that this is an emergency.

 

Last Updated September 2020