Kari here are some known symptoms of depression. This image gives a great explanation because depression can be physical, emotional and take affect our thoughts and behaviors.Take a moment to review these symptoms. Do any of these apply to you?
Hey Moira, I have selected this picture to help educate yourself regarding the differences of manic and depressive states of bi-polar disorder. Hopefully this will help you pin point symptoms you may have, as well as understanding and recognizing when you are in manic or depressive state.
Common Symptoms of ADD & ADHD in Women - "Not all women with ADD/ADHD present with the same symptoms. Some women are hyperactive; others are sluggish. The symptoms listed here are those not often mentioned in ADD/ADHD literature, but which are commonly described by women with the condition. Is it any wonder that daily activities can become overwhelming?" By Eileen Bailey (20 page slide show) Women with ADHD: http://www.pinterest.com/addfreesources/women-and-adhd/