Continuing our earlier post about the 10 most common health issues of 2016, let’s take a look at numbers 5-10.
Number 6: Mental Health
Mental health has increasingly become a public concern with the numbers of individuals reporting symptoms of mental health issues growing yearly. The main culprits responsible for this rise are depression and anxiety. Undoubtedly, in today’s hectic, high pressure world, individuals often feel overwhelmed and unable to cope, leading to increased instances of mental illness.
If you or someone you know is experiencing depression, anxiety, or any other form of mental illness, please consult your doctor. No longer does the issue carry the stigma it once did and there are many solutions for dealing with the various forms of mental illness. Don’t suffer alone, talk to someone!