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Knowwhattolookfor.Itsnormalforteensandyoungadultstofeeldownormoodysometimes.Butwhenthosefeelingslastforweeksitcouldmeanthatsomethingmoreseriousisgoingon.Youfeelsadorcryalotanditdoesntgoaway.Youfeelguiltyfornorealreasonyoufeellikeyourenogoodyouvelostyourconfidence.Lifeseemsmeaninglessorlikenothinggoodisevergoingtohappenagain.Youhaveanegativeattitudealotofthetimeoritseemslikeyouhavenofeelings.Youdontfeellikedoingalotofthethingsyouusedtoenjoylikemusicsportsbeingwithfriendsgoingoutandyouwanttobeleftalonemostofthetime.Itshardtomakeupyourmind.Youforgetlotsofthingsanditshardtoconcentrate.Yougetirritatedoften.Littlethingsmakeyouloseyourtemperyouoverreact.Yoursleeppatternchangesyousleepalotmoreoralotlessthanyouusedto.Youreatinghabitschangeyouvelostyourappetiteoryoueatalotmore.Youreusingdrugsoralcoholtocope.Youstarthavingachesorpainsthatwontgoaway.Youfeelrestlessandtiredmostofthetime.Youthinkaboutdeathorfeellikeyouredyingyouhavethoughtsaboutsuicide.Depressionisverycommoninfactitaffectsnearly2millionyoungpeople.Sometimespeoplegetdepressedbecauseofsomethinglikeadivorceinthefamilyadeathatroubledhomelifeorabreakupwithaboyfriendorgirlfriend.Itsimportanttogettreatmentfordepressionbeforeitleadstootherproblemsliketroublewithalcoholdrugsorsextroublewithschoolorbadgradesortroublewithfamilyorfriends.Ithelpstoknowthesigns