What are the physical symptoms of depression?

What are the physical symptoms of depression?

People with symptoms of depression may never realize they are depressed and may attribute the symptoms to other causes.

Author: Staci Pfeiffer
Physical Symptoms of Depression

Physical symptoms of depression include:

  • Fatigue
  • Loss of energy
  • Change in appetite- either increase or decrease
  • Problems sleeping
  • Dizziness or light headed
  • Headaches
  • Back pain
  • Muscle aches and joint pain
  • Chest pain
  • Digestive problems including nausea, diarrhea, and constipation

People with these symptoms may never realize they have depression and may attribute the symptoms to other causes. If you or someone you know has these symptoms as well as the emotional symptoms of depression, please contact our office at (706) 850-7041. One of our specialists will be happy to help you.