Depression is one of the most common mental disorders in the United States and it can happen at any age. The good thing is, depression, even the most severe cases can be treated. The earlier you get help the more effective it is. Common symptoms of depression include; feelings emptiness, hopelessness, helplessness, lack of interest in hobbies or activities, difficulties with concentrating, and thoughts about death or suicide. Not everyone who is depressed experiences every symptom.  If you or someone you love is struggling with depression don’t hesitate to get help.