Invisible Illness
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Invisible Illness

Psychotic Depression: Deadly and Often Misdiagnosed

AKA the scary type of sad

Photo by Aliaksei Lepik on Unsplash

By now we all know what depression is. It’s a mood disorder that causes a persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest, also known as anhedonia, over a period of at least two weeks. Insomnia, loss of appetite, loneliness, lethargy, an upset stomach, and headaches are some of the more common symptoms of depression. But there are…

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