Depression is a leading cause of emotional illness, and it's often misunderstood. Depression is not just sadness, it is a debilitating illness that can lead to serious physical and metal symptoms. Read more from experts and people who have struggled with depression.
Our friends and family are our first line of support, but it's sometimes hard to know how to help someone suffering from an emotional disorder. Read more from experts and people who have been there about how to be a friend to people suffering from emotional disorders.
Although common among soldiers, PTSD can affect anyone, male, female, young or old. According to the National Center for PTSD, PTSD affects roughly 5.2 million Americans every year. Read more from experts and people who have struggled with PTSD.