Neurocore has post a blog article that helps to bring attention to depression and the toll it takes on people’s lives. Some people don’t even realize how much of an impact depression really does have on everyone’s lives.
6.7 Percent of american’s suffer from depression, around two-thirds of the people that suffer from depression do not get the help they need and deserve for one reason or another. Neurocore wants to help those people realize that they are not weak and that depression is not something to just shrug off. Depression is a very serious and treatable medical condition. Neurocore has collect 8 facts that can change the way people see depression.
1) Depression may develop without outside factors.
Stressful events in a person’s life can make them more susceptible to depression, but there is never just one event, action, or reason for depression to arise. Studies show that genetics play some role in whether or not someone develops depression. Read more at dialdish.com about Neurocore.
2) There is more than one type of depression.
Depression is a category, there are many different types of depression such as Major Depressive Disorder and Postpartum Depression.
3) Signs and symptoms are often not obvious.
Every person is different and show different symptoms. Some people that have depression don’t show any outside signs such as those with High functioning depression.
4) Depression is not just in the mind, but also the body.
Depression can cause shortness of breath, general tension and many other physical problems in the body.
5) Suicide is the second leading cause of death.
There were 42,773 people that committed suicide in 2014, and 250,000 people who had attempted suicide.
6) Depression is the leading cause of disability among ages 15-44 in America.
Depression ranks in the top 3 in workplace issues in the United States.
7) There is not enough funding for depression research.
Depression research only receives 1 out 100 donations to cancer every year.
8) No matter how severe depression can be treated.
The sooner people get into treatment the more effective that treatment will be.
Neurocore has been established since 2004 and has eight centers in Michigan and Florida. They can help with many mental disorders including ADHD, Anxiety, Autism, Stress and more. Learn more about Neurocore at Crunchbase.