Talk - Depression - The Commonest Major Illness In The World By Dr Sanjay Chugh.
Depression is reckoned to be the common cold of major illnesses worldwide. As opposed to Depression, Sadness is a part of being human, a natural reaction to painful circumstances. All of us will experience sadness at some point in our lives. Depression, however, is a biological or medical illness with many more symptoms than an unhappy mood. It is a very real and treatable illness and understanding the facts can save lives and decrease sickness or unhappiness in over a billion people in the world.
Dr. Sanjay Chugh is a Senior Consultant Neuro-Psychiatrist. He completed his M.B.B.S. and then M.D. in Psychiatry in 1991. He has trained under and collaborated with leading practitioners and institutes of different specialities at a global level and is running his own private consultancy practice.
His areas of specialization are Addiction Medicine, Ultra Rapid Detoxification from Drugs & Alcohol, Repetitive TMS, Past Life Regression Therapy & Hypnosis, Child and Adult Psychiatry.
He writes for leading newspapers and magazines in India and is a participant on several television and radio channels in connection with mental health issues.