Welcome to Depression Stats

depression facts

This site is designed to help those who may be suffering from depression, or who may have family or friends who are depressed. Our goal is to provide information, statistics, warning signs, and treatment options for depression so that people may become educated about the different types of depression and be able to more effectively overcome depression. Get help with clinical depression, anxiety, and disorders. 


Bipolar Depression
Bipolar Depression, also known as manic depression, is a mood disorder. While it is normal for people to experience periods of elevated mood in response to exciting events and depressed mood in response to sad or painful events, abrupt mood swings and extraordinarily severe symptoms are not normal and may signal bipolar depression. This article gives an overview of bipolar depression.
Treating Depression
Treating depression may depend on the type of depression one is suffering from. Some people resoond well to antidepressant medications while others may feel more results from therapy or support groups. Keep reading for more info on depression treatment options.
Insomnia and Depression
Sleep, or lack thereof, and depression have a complicated and multifaceted relationship. This article examines the various interactions between sleep and depression, with a focus on insomnia and depression. Keep reading for more on insomnia and depression.
Physical Depression
What is physical depression? This article help define physical depression and offers information on the causes, risk factors, symptoms, and treatment options for physical depression. Keep reading to see if you are at risk of suffering from physical depression.
Depression Support
Depression support may come in different forms. For most people who are depressed, support comes from a variety of sources. This article gives an overview of the different types of support that may be of assistance to a depressed person. Keep reading for depression support sources.
Childhood Depression
Adults are not the only people who suffer from depression. Children, teenagers, and elderly may also become depressed. This article discusses how major depression, bipolar, and dysthymic disorder effects children, and childhood depression stats, symptoms, and treatment.