5 Myths about Depression in Men
There are many myths regarding depression, and for men it can be even worse as they are fearful to admit they are struggling with the symptoms. More than 400,000 people suffer with depression Health.com reported. The illness is worse than AIDs and has let to thousands of deaths per year. In 2013 suicide was ranked 10th in the leading causes of death with 130,557 people taking their lives.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that most suicides are male, and males were more prone to depression than women.