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'Do something': Ukraine strives to heal soldiers' mental scars

‘Do something’: Ukraine strives to heal soldiers’ mental scars

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Sleep plunges the soldier back into the horrors of the Ukrainian battlefields. He can hear bombs falling again and imagine explosions. He imagines himself running frantically, trying to save himself and others. The nightmares are so vivid and frightening that he begs his doctor for help. “It will take my breath …

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Mental health in Europe in the data: which country is the most depressed?

Mental health in Europe in the data: which country is the most depressed?

Global consumption of antidepressants (ADs) has increased dramatically over the past two decades, with Europeans being the largest consumers. The use of antidepressants increased nearly two and a half times between 2000 and 2020 in 18 European countries, according to data from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). OECD data also shows a …

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Mental health in Europe in the data: which country is the most depressed?

Mental health in Europe in the data: which country is the most depressed?

Global consumption of antidepressants (ADs) has increased dramatically over the past two decades, with Europeans being the largest consumers. The use of antidepressants increased nearly two and a half times between 2000 and 2020 in 18 European countries, according to data from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). OECD data also shows a …

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