Recently, we’ve been seeing quite a few stories in the news about men and depression, how depression affects men, and what causes depression in men.
There are certain aspects of our emotional make-up which are influenced by hormones. It’s important to understand that both men and women have emotions. They simply experience emotions differently. In many ways, culture influences how emotions are experienced by men and women. From a very early age, girls get taken care of if they cry. Boys are told that big boys don’t cry. Women are rarely told that they need to just suck it up. Men, on the other hand, are