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Symptoms of Depression

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Overview

The symptoms of depression may be hard to notice at first. They can be different from person to person.

The two most common symptoms of depression are:

If you have had these symptoms for at least 2 weeks, you might have depression.

A serious symptom of depression is thinking about death and suicide. If you or someone you know talks about suicide or feeling hopeless, get help right away.

You also may:

Depression can:


Credits for Symptoms of Depression

Current as of: February 9, 2022

Author: Healthwise Staff
Medical Review:
Kathleen Romito MD - Family Medicine
Christine R. Maldonado PhD - Behavioral Health


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