Pedaling with a purpose…

June 21st, 2011

Mark Meier is a man on a mission. He is biking across the U.S. to raise awareness about depression. One of his many stops will be at a Maple Grove Church in July.  Click here to read more…

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The Unfunny Life Of David Feherty

July 3rd, 2010

CBS Golf announcer David Feherty talks candidly about his experiences with alcoholism and depression.  The abuse of drugs and alcohol is very common in men who try to mask or avoid the painful feelings associated with depression.  I would say for about a year or so before I went into the hospital I was definitely […]

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Posted in Articles | No Comments » Understanding the Issues with Male Depression

May 21st, 2010

This short article from the Mayo Clinic does a really good job of talking about depression in men.  Read through it and pay close attention to the behaviors that differentiate male depression from female depression.  Although male and female depression are not diagnostic categories, men do tend to experience depression differently.

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