Have you been feeling depressed lately? Somehow, you just can’t seem to get rid of the cloud of depression that’s engulfing you. The happy thoughts, you’re trying so hard to keep in your head, aren’t working at all. Stop blaming your state of mind as it could be hormonal imbalance that may be causing your depression.
In puberty, there is a dramatic rise in estrogen and progesterone, which are responsible for breast development and other physical changes in girls. These hormones have significant effects on the brain, as well. To find out if you might have hormonal depression, go to the next page.