Chinese Medicine for Depression
What is depression
There are three types of depression.
Major depression: Symptoms interfere with work, sleep, study and life. Episodes
Persistent depressive disorder: Symptoms last for 2+ years. Examples: psychotic depression, postpartum depression, Seasonal affective disorder (SAD).
Bipolar disorder: manic-depressive episode
Combination of Genetic, biological
The parts of the brain involved in mood, thinking, sleep, appetite, and behavior appear different.
trauma, loss of a loved one, a difficult relationship, or any stressful situation may trigger a depressive episode Read full article