Video: ❶ Depression Is An Epidemic Of The 21st Century
Depression, according to the World Health Organization, is the disease of the 21st century. On our planet, about 10 percent of the population suffers from it, and a fifth of them commit suicide. In addition to medicine, the attention of sociology and economics is paid to depression, because as a result of this disease, the productivity of workers decreases, the quality of life of people worsens, and families break up. Location: Location:
A person who is in a state of depression is depressed, quickly gets tired, loses interest in past hobbies that previously brought pleasure, and sometimes the meaning of his existence. It has been proven that depression can turn into protracted, become a way of life, if you do not help the patient in time, and if he himself does not want to help himself.
The cause of depression is often experienced grief, illness, death of a loved one. In some cases, depression occurs as a result of feelings of guilt that torment the person, as well as attitudes that define them as weak and unhappy.
Studies have shown that depression is equally prevalent among the poor and the rich, regardless of gender, age, and social status. Confirmation of the widespread prevalence of depression is the fact that most drugs produced by modern pharmaceutical companies belong to the group of antidepressants with psychotropic effects.
However, according to the observations of doctors, such drugs have a depressing effect on the mental state of some people, while others can bring significant relief. In some patients, suicidal tendencies increase when taking antidepressants.
Therefore, many experts are looking for an optimal solution to the problem associated with the increase in depressive conditions in people. Religious people believe that the fight against depression is possible only through faith. At the same time, they say that it does not matter which god to believe in, the main thing is to find peace and peace of mind in him. Believers are more disciplined, they can easily quit smoking, use drugs and alcohol, as a rule, lead a healthy lifestyle, which means they are less prone to depression.