Depression and Suicide Warning Signs
Depression and Suicide is the United States’ 10th leading cause of death. Reaching out, asking for help or offering help CAN be life-saving.
Feeling Hopeless and Helpless
Change in Appetite
Loss of Interest in Activities
Change in Sleeping Patterns
Risk Taking Behavior
Withdrawal from Friends and Family
Giving Away Favorite Possessions
Neglect in School or Other Work
Fatigue, Headaches, Stomach Aches, etc…
Thoughts of suicide: plan or attempt
If you or a loved one suffers from 5 or more of these symptoms for over a 2 week period of time, they may be suffering from Depression;consult your physician immediately.