Depression is not a real medical illness.
Clinical depression is a serious medical condition that affects not only an individual's mood and thoughts, but also the individual's body. Research has shown that depression has genetic and biological causes. Individuals coping with depression have a higher level of stress hormones present in their bodies, and the brain scans of depression patients show decreased activity in some areas of the brain.
Only suicidal people need antidepressants.
If you wait it out, your depression will always go away.
If you can't snap out of your depression, it means you're weak.
Depression only happens when something bad goes on in your life, such as a divor...
If you have everything in life, all material comforts, you cannot suffer from de...