TEEN DEPRESSION 
Know the sings..

Depression is an illness that affects our moods thoughts and behaviors. Five or more of those symptoms must be present most of every day for at least two weeks or more:
 
*Sad, depressed or irritable mood.
*Loss of interest or pleasure in favorite activities.
*Significant weight loss or gain or change in eating habits.
*Change in sleep patterns.
*Restlessness or agitation. 
*Fatigue or loss of energy.
*Feelings of worthlessness or guilt.
*Trouble concentrating or making decisions.
*Repeated thoughts of death or suicide.

DEPRESSION IS COMMON, CAN BE SERIOUS AND IS TREATABLE
If you think you may have depression, you are not alone. Understand that it can get better but you need to take action. Tell a caring adult who can help you can get an evaluation from a doctor or a mental health professional.