What are the causes of depression and/or suicide?

Answer Depressive disorders affect approximately 23 million American adults. In the United States there are 32,000 suicides a year. The causes of these conditions are complex, interrelated and merit furth... Read More »

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Signs & Symptoms of Depression & Teen Suicide?

Identifying the signs and symptoms of teenage depression can be difficult. Between school, friends and their changing bodies, teenagers deal with a host of challenges every day---it's normal for th... Read More »

Does life insurance cover suicide due to major depression?

Whether or life insurance provides benefits following suicide -- due to major depression or other causes -- depends upon the individual policy. Check with your carrier for further information, and ... Read More »

What are the causes of depression in men?

More than six million men in America experience major depression each year. While some illnesses have a specific cause, this is not true for major depression; it can be caused by biological, psycho... Read More »

What are causes of depression?

Depression is a common mental health disorder that affects more than 120 million people around the world, according to the World Health Organization. A combination of factors cause depression, such... Read More »