Major Depression

You may have depression if you have a persistent sad or "empty" mood, or if you find it difficult to concentrate or make decisions.

Overview of Mood Disorders

Mood disorders refer to a category of mental health problems that include all types of depression and bipolar disorder. Mood disorders are sometimes called affective disorders.

The Metabolic Syndrome: At Risk for Depression

People with more visceral fat or an apple-shaped body—two factors associated with the metabolic syndrome—are more likely to have depression.

Back to Top