Depression No. 1 Cause of Illness And Disability Worldwide

Depression No. 1 Cause of Illness And Disability Worldwide

Depression No. 1 Cause of Illness And Disability Worldwide

Depression is the no. 1 cause of illness and disability worldwide, the UN’s public health arm said Thursday.

An 18% spike from 2005 to 2015 puts the most recent estimate at more than 300 million people.

The current state is that depression is neither being identified nor treated adequately anywhere in the world.

Source: “Depression: let’s talk” says WHO, as depression tops list of causes of ill health

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