WHY SHOULD WE TALK ABOUT DEPRESSION?
DEPRESSION – LET’S TALK - WORLD HEALTH DAY 2017
By the year 2030 depression will be the leading cause of disability. Recognizing this the World Health Organization has declared the theme for this year’s World Health day as “Depression Let’s talk”. The prime minister in his recent address encouraged to ‘express’ and not ‘suppress’ depression. The parliament passed the mental health care bill that decriminalizes suicide.
We have heard the old adage ‘Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise’ which emphasizes the point that it is necessary to care for our health if we have to achieve economic prosperity. With a view to this there is increased awareness on how to keep physically...