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Recognizing depression in men, from the Harvard Mental Health Letter
About 10% to 17% of men will develop major depression at some point in their lives. Yet many men are reluctant to convey their feelings and seek help when they are in despair.
In men, depression often masquerades as some other problem — such as drinking too much, becoming argumentative, or even doing a lot of overtime at work. As a result, the problem may go undiagnosed — and untreated.
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