What Is Major Depressive Disorder?

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With measure, again, this is based on how we categorize this DSM 4, so if you have some of the symptoms that they described DSM 4, which in my opinion and you want to be the feature and if the that has lasted just two weeks, then it's minor depression but if it's six weeks or longer, it's considered major depression so when we talk about major depression, we're talking about a sustained period of this fore area that is at least a month and a half or longer.