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How to know if you're actually depressed

 

Depression is a debilitating medical disorder that affects more than 350 million people worldwide. However, some studies show that people are being prescribed antidepressant medication without a accurate diagnosis of clinical depression.

Psychotherapist and author M. Gary Neuman talks about the difference between clinical depression and sadness, which Neuman says is actually a healthy part of the emotional spectrum.

Business Insider readers get a 20% discount on Neuman’s products for a limited time by using the promo code “businessinsider.” Click here to visit his website.

Produced by Graham Flanagan

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