Women display certain mental issues more than men do. If, as a woman, you too experience depression, anxiety disorder or any other mental health disorder, you are one of many women experiencing the same problem. There are 29 million American women who have gone through a mental health disorder in one year. There could be many more unreported cases.
Some men experience autism to a higher extent, apart from schizophrenia, alcoholism, etc, there are certain mental problems that are associated with women. Some of them are:
About 12% of women go through depression as compared to six percent of men, making them twice as probable to be depressed. When women are overly sad and have episodes of this sadness lasting days or months, they can also lose interest in daily life, lose their appetite, and consider themselves to be worthless.
2. Anxiety and specific phobias
Panic disorders comprise general anxiety disorder (GAD), social anxiety, phobias and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Of them, GAD and particular phobias are more commonly seen in women. This condition also develops due to depression and drug addiction.