Depression

Tulipz

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Yep. Here's a hug from me. The sun is still shining and I saw a flock of birds flying around. I've always found comfort from birds, a cooing pigeon on a dark winter morning... One day at a time, one step at a time, one breath at a time.
 

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I am sorry you are going through a rough time brother. This world can be so hard. I think there is more of a satanic presence in this land then there ever has been which means more prayer is required just to arrive at the peace of God. I was super depressed not that long ago despairing life. That is how Satan operates, especially against Gods people. He goes about like a roaring lion seeking whom he may devour. He would have sifted Peter like wheat if he could have. He uses those fiery darts to penetrate into your spirit.

It wasnt until I got rid of all my idols and fully surrendered to God that I began to feel more at peace. I believe that with this satanic presence rising the only true peace we will have will be through abiding in Christ and not quenching the holy ghost. If we quench the holy spirit we also quench the joy of the spirit and we becomore more vulnerable to Satans attacks. We leave a chink in our spiritual armor.

Idk your situation as there is just so much I cant see, but I will lift you up in prayer. If you have facebook there are allot of prayer groups online you can join. They have been a tremendous help for me as we all need covering in prayer. Get any prayer covering you can these days.

In Jesus name I pray that every demonic plot, plan, strategy, and assignment the enemy has set against you would be destroyed and brought to ruin. I pray God would fill you with the fruit of the spirit and give you an even greater measure of the holy ghost. I pray he would add to your faith and give you a revelation of his deep and immense love for you. I pray these things in Jesus name!
 

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Good advice and support above. Exercise, fresh air, sunlight, all great. I will add one thing which I wish someone could've told me many years ago. Check, very thoroughly, your nutrition. The food and drink we eat can have a massive effect on your mood. They have been altered significantly, perhaps deliberately so. If you have an intolerance, then finding it can have a huge impact on your physical and mental health.

Sending best wishes your way.
 

e-Enoch

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According to several doctors, taking magnesium glycinate is effective in treating depression...
 

Lizard King

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I think it is healthy and normal to sometimes feel depressed. The doctors and pharmaceutical companies just want to capitalize on this phenomenon and produce various pills that are supposed to be a cure but actually make things worse and that have a lot of bad side effects. If someone never gets depressed I would wonder if perhaps something could be wrong.
 

e-Enoch

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I think it is healthy and normal to sometimes feel depressed. The doctors and pharmaceutical companies just want to capitalize on this phenomenon and produce various pills that are supposed to be a cure but actually make things worse and that have a lot of bad side effects. If someone never gets depressed I would wonder if perhaps something could be wrong.
They've been "medicating" human beings in the last decades... claiming "clinical findings" for some concocted "illnesses".

Yes, prescribing medications even for being "sad" at times...calling it "clinically" as "depression..."
 

redqueen

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SeekinHeart I hope ya feel better soon
will keep ya in my thoughts n heart

Sometimes it helps just having an outlet like
Writing,art,video games even can help
If ya need to vent which I am sure
nobody here would mind if ya wanted to vent here
all the above suggestions are great help
there is not much more I can add
except if ya need to talk about it we are all here for ya
 

Ludo

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I'd try natural ways of treatment as antidepressants have lots of side effects. Though if a person has suicidal thoughts, it is better to take meds.
I also vote for natural remedies, but in the cases when it's possible. Because one should understand that depression is a disease that should be treated correctly. When my sister got depressed, no one took it seriously and thought her bad mood would pass away soon. Finally, my sis needed a therapy, cause she drowned in those feelings. Fortunately, we found a good clinic on the https://bоokinghealth.com/blog/medical-tourism/hospitals-rankings/301079-top-10-best-german-hospitals.html website and she got a proper psychodynamic therapy. So don't ignore feelings and address the specialists even if you think it's not a serious problem. It's better to prevent the worst scenario in advance.
 
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Onatramnas

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This is an unpopular opinion, but have you taken into consideration the things you consume with your mind? People today feed their minds straight garbage with depressing music about heartbreak and mistakes, tv and movies about bad people doing bad things, typically glorifying the evil doers and making the victims seem like chumps … not to mention the news and social media. Garbage in, garbage out? Speaking from experience and not hypocritically… I have suffered from depression most of my life and I never felt much relief from it until I began reading the Bible more and slowly began losing my taste for the horror movies and books I used to love, the depressing music I thought was so profound… it’s amazing how much better one can feel when more discerning about what’s let inside your mind.
 
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I also vote for natural remedies, but in the cases when it's possible. Because one should understand that depression is a disease that should be treated correctly. When my sister got depressed, no one took it seriously and thought her bad mood would pass away soon. Finally, my sis needed a therapy, cause she drowned in those feelings. Fortunately, we found a good clinic and she got a proper psychodynamic therapy. So don't ignore feelings and address the specialists even if you think it's not a serious problem. It's better to prevent the worst scenario in advance.
Kindly advise your opinion on what to do when the individual him/her self isn't agreeing or coming to terms of the fact that they might be depressed. (Not coming to terms and acknowledgement because of the stigma and taboo). And, unfortunately, the calendar dates keep marching on regardless they acknowledge depression or not.
 
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