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  • More Americans seek mental health help as stigma fades
  • More Americans seek mental health help as stigma fades
    Alex Holyoake (2018) ©
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More Americans seek mental health help as stigma fades

According to research from insurance firm BlueCross BlueShield, diagnoses of depression in the US rose by 33% between 2013 and 2016. While this doesn’t necessarily mean more people are depressed, it shows they're more willing to seek treatment as the stigma attached to mental illness fades.

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