Depression runs in my family. I've always managed to overcome it until 3 years ago, after my divorce and taking care of my dying daddy for a year. And now, with the peri menopausal stuff, I feel like I'm in a dark hole. All I want to do is sleep. My job is suffering, my life is suffering. I am currently on an antidepressant and it seems like it works ok and then all of a sudden, let something stressful happen and immediately I sink further. Can someone please help me, tell me this is normal for depression and how do you overcome it? I never thought I would be here.View Thread
Thank you so much for responding. The doctor does have me on birth control as HRT. That has maybe help a tiny bit. I know that I need to get out and walk more and ride my horses, but my motivation sucks. I am work in progress though. This site does help though knowing how others are handling this. Thank you again for responding.View Thread
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