WHAT'S INSIDE: DEPRESSION
- Depression Facts
- Depression Questions
Late-life depression is a growing health concern as Baby Boomers age and exhibit a higher incidence of mental health issues than previous generations. One well-known tool that screens older people for depression is the Geriatric Depression Scale (GDS), which has proven very effective in identifying people who need help. How much do you know about depression late in life? Take the quiz.
Depression takes on many forms, such as such as bipolar disorder and major depression. Get an overview of the types of depression.