As of 2017, 300 million people around the world have depression, according to the World Health Organization
The total economic burden of depression is estimated to be $210.5 billion per year
Two thirds of people with
depression do not actively
seek nor receIve treatment
Celebrity Shout Outs
Taraji P. Henson
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