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This is depression without mania.
A mix of depression with mania.
Depression is more common among which gender?
Females. 2-3 times greater occurrence.
These are brief episodic attacks of acute anxiety lasting seconds or hours.
Panic disorder begins when?
What are some symptoms of panic disorders?
Shortness of breath, dizziness, irregular heart rate, faintness, sweats.
The fear of having an anxiety attack.
The fear of being away from home or other protected places.
What are some treatments for depression?
Drugs that inhibit reuptake of serotonin and norepinephrine, drugs that only inhibit the reuptake of serotonin, electroconvulsive therapy, and sleep deprivation
A mood disorder in which individuals suffer from depression during the winter months.
Seasonal affective disorder
What is a major symptom of seasonal affective disorder?