Depression and What to Lookout For

Depression and What to Lookout For

Depression has become an increasing concern in our society. More and more people are developing this mental illness from various causes in our environment.

This walk-in clinic in Cambridge aims to spread more awareness about this illness in the hopes of helping more people in need. This is why we are giving a list of some signs and symptoms that may indicate if someone you know is suffering from depression:

  • Insomnia or hypersomnia
  • Loss of interest in favorite activities
  • Anger and irritability
  • Self-loathing
  • Feelings of hopelessness and helplessness

How to Help Someone with Depression

If you know someone who is suffering from this mental illness, don’t hesitate to reach out. You don’t really need to be an expert to offer some help. Here are some ways to help someone with depression:

  • Learn more about the illness, it’s symptoms, and how it affects people.
  • Encourage treatment
  • Show them that you are willing to help
  • Identify warning signs of the worsening of depression
  • Stay alert for warning signs of suicide

For those friends or family who are diagnosed with this mental illness and are in need of prescribed anti-depressants, tell them to stop by our pharmacy in Cambridge.

Don’t forget, we don’t just offer premium medical care in Ontario, we also have mental health experts in our clinics who are always ready and happy to help! Call us now.

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Walk-in clinic Phone: 519-267-2588 Fax: 519-267-2940 Email Address: walkinclinic@firstlinemedical.ca

Pharmacy Phone: 519-267-2744 Fax: 519-267-9300 Email Address: pharmacy@firstlinemedical.com