Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

How do you know if you are in a deperssion?

i have been very emotional since the birth of my daughter on and off last july....somtimes i cry for no reason or i cry at every lil thing......its not like that all the time....just somtimes.....just wondering whats the symptoms of depression?


Asked by Anonymous at 11:50 AM on May. 31, 2009 in Health

This question is closed.
Answers (7)
  • apply for PA my neighbor gets free counciling and everything. Im not one to push it on everyone, but its great for people that need it. and health ins is a priority for me, and depression the commercial says...hurts everyone.....You and Your kids! you can prob get info at a drs office or the courthouse about how to find out where to get ins

    Answer by RhiannonHunt at 12:08 AM on Jun. 1, 2009


    Answer by rkoloms at 11:51 AM on May. 31, 2009

  • There are MANY symptoms of depression. Check out this site...and talk to your doctor.

    My symptoms include no motivation to do anything (like work, taking care of the house), irritability and feeling scattered.

    Answer by MamaJen74 at 11:53 AM on May. 31, 2009

  • thats how i felt after my mom died...ive never been depressed til then. I was crying for no reason and felt tired and didnt want to do anything. i got on Zoloft and wasnt sure i even needed it. but after a week or two...OMG, i felt so much better i couldnt believe it.

    Answer by angie_david at 11:56 AM on May. 31, 2009

  • i would definatly call your dr....he will help u and i garantee you will feel so much better!.

    Answer by RhiannonHunt at 12:03 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • the prob is i have to innsurence so that means no dr there any way i can fix it on my own?

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:06 PM on May. 31, 2009

  • Depressions isn't something you normally can fix. Suppluments such as st johns wort can help.

    Answer by ColleenF30 at 2:18 PM on May. 31, 2009

Next question in Health