Today is the end of Mental Illness Awareness Week. I have Major Depressive Disorder. I don’t talk about it much since it is treated with
If you want to tick me off… post this or one of the similar ones out there. Depression medication shaming is a thing. By far
My mood is suffering with this loss of functionality right now. And I am trying to manage this sinking sensation I am having best I
This has been on my mind lately because I have seen in it several places and it really grinds my gears, as they say. I
Okay, shoot. What are your depression questions So what type of Depression do you have? Good question. So I have Major Depressive Disorder. Diagnosed when
1 in 5 people will develop a mental illness in their lifetime. And you know chronic pain increases those odds. Hell, with fibromyalgia we are
The most important thing I want to tell people with chronic pain or chronic migraines is to pay attention when they have depression symptoms. I
I was diagnosed with depression associated with chronic pain and then later with Major Depressive Disorder a bit back. I am currently on Abilify, due
This is another topic I wanted to specifically raise for migraine awareness month because comorbid mental illness complicates migraine treatment immensely in quality of life.
One thing I can tell you about coping is that I like to learn things the hard way. I think we all struggle from time
The Spanish study in the Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology called “Cognitive complaints in women with fibromyalgia: Are they due to depression or to
First I would like to point out it isn’t always easy to find effective depression medication or even at all. It can be complex and
I should specify I do not get side effects from Abilify but we are all different. I cannot take antidepressants because they make my depression
Depression is many things. Currently, for me, it is not suicidal despair due to the medication that enables me to at least temper suicidal ideation.