10 Tips to Know the Depression Symptoms in Women

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Want to know the signs and symptoms of depression in women? By understanding these indicators you will know about their condition. 

One of the key symptoms of depression in women is persistent sadness or a consistently low mood that lasts for an extended period of time.

Persistent Sadness or Low Mood

Women with depression may experience a loss of interest or pleasure in activities they once enjoyed.

Loss of Interest or Pleasure

Depression can manifest in appetite and weight changes. Some women may experience a loss of appetite and weight loss, while others may overeat and gain weight. 

Changes in Appetite or Weight

Depression often disrupts sleep patterns. Women may have trouble falling asleep, experience frequent awakenings during the night.

Sleep Disturbances

Feeling constantly tired, lacking energy, and experiencing a general sense of fatigue are common symptoms of depression in women.

Fatigue and Lack of Energy

Depression can impact cognitive abilities, leading to difficulty concentrating, making decisions, or remembering information.

Difficulty Concentrating

Women with depression may experience intense feelings of worthlessness or excessive guilt. They may blame themselves for things beyond their control.

Feelings of Worthlessness or Guilt

Depression often leads to social withdrawal. Women may isolate themselves from friends and family, avoiding social activities they once enjoyed.

Withdrawal from Social Activities

In severe cases of depression, women may have recurring thoughts of death or suicide. It's essential to seek immediate professional help if these thoughts arise.

Thoughts of Death or Suicide

Dr. Sanjay Jain

If you are experiencing any type of symptoms from these then immediately get help from a professional. To know more about their treatments, you can visit our site.