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Men and Depression

February 26, 2007

Six million American men will be diagnosed with depression this year.  The weekly magazine, Newsweek devoted its February 26, 2007 cover story to Men and Depression: Facing Darkness, exploring the connection between men, depression and stigma in American society. The feature includes a list of famous men who have battled depression, as well as personal stories of men living with the illness today.

Read the full article in Newsweek (opens in a new browser window).

Learn more about Depression.

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