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Depression Therapy Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Depression Therapy.

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Dietary Supplements for Depression

It's becoming more and more common for consumers to forgo medication when looking for a "natural" alternative to treating conditions like depression. No matter what method you choose, it's important to get all the facts. SparkPeople...  Read more

Bad Mood Busters: 35 Surprising Ways to Boost Your Mood

We all feel down sometimes. Whether your issue is a symptom of chronic depression or just a short-term bad mood, finding ways to lift your spirits is key to feeling better and living healthier. There are a variety of options that can help improve you...  Read more

A Healthy Diet for Dealing with Depression

Although the foods you eat cannot treat depression, your diet does have significant effects on your mood, energy levels, mental health, and your ability to cope with stress. If you suffer from depression or seasonal affective disorder (SAD), certain...  Read more

The Symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Many of us might say that being less active in the winter is the normal cycle of life. A less peppy mood may be typical in this season, but for some people, cold weather and lack of sunshine bring on more than the usual winter blahs. It can bring on...  Read more

Types of Arthritis

When you hear the term "arthritis," you probably imagine painful and stiff joints. While that is pretty accurate (arthritis literally means "joint inflammation"), there are actually over 100 different types of arthritis, which is...  Read more

Slipping into depression; it's pulls like quick s
Updated 2/6/2016 9:05:29 PM

Slipping into depression; it's pulls like quick sand. I eat when I'm depressed, then gain, then get more depressed. I wish I was the type that can't eat and loses 15 lbs after a bout of darkness....  Read more

Oh boy I'm having a really bad day, depression, a
Updated 2/5/2016 3:55:07 PM

Oh boy I'm having a really bad day, depression, and stress, a long with being sick, I don't do well eating wise, hopefully this will pass in the next couple of days....  Read more

I am dealing with depression successfully; Meds h
Updated 2/5/2016 8:27:59 AM

I am dealing with depression successfully; Meds help so much! This app works great, so use it frequently, but get a physical check up too!! Depression isn't a character flaw or lack of faith. Overeating can be one of many symptoms of depression....  Read more

Exercise/healthy eating helped your depression?
Updated 2/7/2016 3:16:43 PM

I've been suffering from depression for awhile now. My most troublesome symptom is the mental fog. I just cannot think and it's hard to communicate with people. It just doesn't come naturally and I have to concentrate just to carry on a decent conver...  Read more

Physical therapy was tough today!! I love that we
Updated 2/3/2016 4:09:09 PM

Physical therapy was tough today!! I love that we are now working on stuff that's extremely challenging!! 16 minutes of walk/jog intervals, and 45 minutes of targeted muscle strengthening and isolation.. I'm burnt out!!!...  Read more

Natural Blues Busters (continued)

Soothe your soul with music. "Music alone with sudden charms can bind the wand'ring sense, and calme the troubled mind," wrote 17th century dramatist William Congreve. Twentieth century scientists say that's more than a poetic idea. In fact, when...  Read more

Put Your Shoes On

If I find I really don't want to go to the gym, I'll just say, "Fine, I won't go. But I'll put my gym shoes on." Once I have my gym shoes on, somehow I'm out the door. If you can't bring yourself to start working out, just try to take one small step...  Read more

Dealing with Depression

Welcome! This is a space for anyone dealing with depression to support each other as we eat right, exercise, lose weight, and find ways to manage our depression. ...  Read more

Dealing with the Blues

Editor's note: If you or someone you know is suffering from a mental-health issue, please contact your health-care provider immediately. The information listed here is meant to inspire and offer hope but should not be interpreted as advice or recomme...  Read more

'Tis the Season: How to Cope with SAD

Autumn is here! Unfortunately, with the darker days and colder temperatures, autumn also ushers in an unpleasant side effect for a large number of people: Seasonal Affective Disorder, otherwise known as SAD.I have a mild form of SAD and know that it...  Read more

Monday - Depression Therapy.

Thank you Angelique271 & Bethieboops, your comments were really appreciated. When you are down you feel that the whole world is fighting you, it was nice to have you guys in my corner. I am determined not to go down like I have so many times bef...  Read more