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Signs and Symptoms of Clinical Depression Physical:
Sleep disturbances-insomnia, oversleeping, waking up early
Changes in appetite or eating: much more or much less
Decreased energy, fatigue
Headaches, stomachaches, digestive problems unexplained
Loss of interest or pleasure in activities that were once enjoyed, such as going out with friends, hobbies, sports, sex, etc.
Difficulty concentrating, remembering, or making decisions
Neglecting responsibilities or personal appearance
Persistent sad or "empty" mood, lasting two or more weeks
Crying "for no reason"
Feeling hopeless, helpless, guilty or worthless
Feeling irritable, agitated or anxious
Thoughts of death or suicide