U.S. tops list for rates of depression

"A recent Gallup poll found that just half of Americans live free of worries about money or health, compared to 83 percent of those in Denmark. When the World Health Organization and Harvard Medical School studied rates of depression in 14 countries, the U.S. topped the list."

Sarah van Gelder and Doug Pibel. "Be Happy Anyway :-)," YES!. Winter 2009, 19.

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