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Mental Well Being - Depression And Coping   

Depression and Coping Skills


BY: Millie Andreasen B.S., M.S.W


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Although depression is often thought of being an extreme state of sadness, there is a vast difference between clinical depression and sadness. Sadness is part of being human, a natural reaction to painful and hurtful circumstances. All of us will experience sadness at some point in our lives. Depression, however, is a physical illness with many more symptoms than just an unhappy mood.

 Last Updated: Tue, 8 Mar 2011 23:57:49 UTC

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