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Depression in psychology and psychiatry refers to long term and persistent feeling of sadness, guilt, hopelessness and thoughts of death. A depressed person cannot just 'snap out of it' - he needs support from his family and friends, and sometimes counseling and medication can help too.

This online support group for depression will help you realize you are not alone - join up, help others going through the same road as you are, find help for yourself, and meet professionals who know about the condition too.

"It is a time when one's spirit is subdued and sad, one knows now why; when the past seems a storm-swept desolation, life a vanity and a burden, and the future but a way to death."

-Mark Twain

 

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Serious Health Complications

Obesity is characterized by the excessive weight gain. The extra fats deposited in the body start making a negative impact on the other body processes. This is how obesity is caused. Excessive intake of the fats and carbohydrates results in excessive weight gain, which further on leads to the obesity. Lack of physical activity is another reason that contributes towards the occurrence of the obesity in men. Obesity is observed to be one of the most widely spread abnormal health condition. Nearly 40% of the Americans suffer with this disease. Various other reasons like stress, depression, sleep Apnoea, and tensions contribute indirectly towards the occurrence of the obesity. In some cases the obesity is noted to be hereditary. So, if your parents are obese then you have double chances of suffering with the obesity.

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Ya i think obesity and depression are the main diseases these days which should be taken care of.
Thanks,
Replied on Friday, February 26, 2010 5:43 AM
 


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