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Causes of mental strain

In most cases, a mental crisis does not have just one cause. Frequently, several influencing factors have to combine to turn a stressful situation into an illness such as depression.

The causal factors include:

  • Genetic causes (family incidence),
  • Conflicts and strokes of fate,
  • Chronic stress,
  • Lack of recognition by others,#Anxiety,
  • Drugs (including alcohol),
  • Medication,
  • Chronic physical illnesses or
  • Infections.