“There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.
Depression is a kind of mental problem that affects the life of an individual.A person with depression see the world in its negative side. Tony Jurich, a professor of family studies and human services at Kansas State University, told the newspaper, “Teens think they are invincible, so when they feel psychological pain, they are more apt to feel overwhelmed by hopelessness and the belief that they have no control over their lives.
“According to Department of Health (DOH) “If not properly addressed, it may lead to suicide that may eventually end to death.” “The new cause of depression on social media is bashing. Some people have difficulty coping with bashing and we want to protect them, especially the adolescents because they are vulnerable,” Dr Eric Tayag, DOH spokesperson, said during a briefing on WHD.The second leading illness in the world. Taccording toTherese J. Borchard, author of Beyond Blue,”There is more stress today than in previous generations. Stress triggers depression and mood disorders, so that those who are predisposed to it by their creative wiring or genes are pretty much guaranteed some symptoms of depression at the confusing and difficult time of adolescence.
I think modern lifestyles -lack of community and family support, less exercise, no casual and unstructured technology-free play, less sunshine and more computer -factors into the equation.” In the pages of her book, Ms. Borchard describes her own battle with depression and alcohol abuse as a teenager. “I could have very easily become one of the statistics -one of those deaths from teenage suicide that happens every 100 minutes,” she writes.
“What saved me? The loving intervention of a few adults in my life at that time. They saw the red flags, such as these, warning signs of teen depression that scream, ‘Wake up! We have a problem on our hands.'”High number of depression among todays youth.
According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIHM), “An estimated 3.1 million adolescents aged 12 to 17 in the United States had at least one major depressive episode in 2016. This number represents 12.
8 percent of the US population in that age group.More females than males experienced a major depressive episode in 2016 (19.4 percent of females vs. 6.4 percent of males).That year, an estimated 2.2 million American adolescents aged 12 to 17 had at least one major depressive episode with severe impairment.” According to one undercover student, “teens become depressed when they compare.
And teens often compare their lives to the people they follow on social media.” According to the Hippocratic Medicine view, passionate love will almost always fade or turn into ‘love melancholy’ — this is a form of depression or sadness.1 Passionate love is the love in the “honeymoon phase”, the beginning of new love, but it burns itself out after a year or two, compassionate love is what occurs after passionate love fades, it is a stronger bond of companionship.
Depression is one of the biggest problem that needs to address or resolve of the government and even to our selves to stop the negative effect. It may lead to a serious case like suicide. This can be for short time or the worst case is for permanently.If you don’t think your anxiety, depression, sadness and stress impact your physical health, think again.
All of these emotions trigger chemical reactions in your body, which can lead to inflammation and a weakened immune system. Learn how to cope, sweet friend. There will always be dark days.