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Types of depression

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There are three different types of depression observed in the adults. Adults feels depressed due to various reasons.

Major Depression - severe symptoms that interfere with your ability to work, sleep, concentrate, eat, and enjoy life. Some people may experience only a single episode within their lifetime, but more often, a person may experience multiple episodes.

Persistent Depressive Disorder (Dysthymia) - depression symptoms that are less severe than those of major depression, but last a long time (at least two years).

Minor Depression - depression symptoms that are less severe than those of major depression and dysthymia, and symptoms do not last long.
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