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Kinesiology 1070 – Lecture 7 Depression Did You Know? Mental illness indirectly affects all Canadians at some time through a family member, friend or colleague 20% of Canadians will personally experience mental illness in their lifetimes Mental illness affects people of all ages, educational and income levels, and cultures Approx. 8% of adults will experience major depression in their lives Almost half (49%) of those who feel they have suffered from depression or anxiety have never gone to see a doctor about this problem Stigma or discrimination attached to mental illness presents a serious barrier, not only to diagnosis and treatment but also acceptance in the community Exercise/PA and Mental Health Women more susceptible to depression o Plethora of reasons; one being women more in tune with feelings YLD – Years lived with disability GBD – Global burden of disease Affect Disorder Family - Anxiety, depression and mood not globally accepted as a disease o
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  • Fall '15
  • HarryPrapevessis
  • kinesiology, Major depressive disorder

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