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It’s Good Housekeeping’s 17th anniversary, and mommies, it’s your month, too! Enjoy meaty reads on everything relevant to you—from deliciously simple cake recipes to stories of compassion during Pope Francis’s visit.
Depression is not something that can be easily diagnosed. But while its diagnosis usually entails the help of a professional, you can and should keep an eye out for certain clues that could indicate a friend or loved one you're concerned about is going through something more serious than a case of the blues. Just what are these telltale signs? Browse through the gallery to learn about a few of them.
(Originally published as "Kim Chiu refutes rumored suicide attempt + 5 ways to check if a friend is in a depression danger zone" on Female Network; photo by Lawrence Murray via Flickr Creative Commons)