Polish Depression Day
23th of February is Polish Depression Day. On this occasion, in order to raise awareness about this disease, we have prepared 11 most common myths associated with depression who want to overthrow it. Every day for the next 11 days we will present a myth and explain what the truth is. Let's disprove the myths about depression together.
Depression is often treated as a taboo subject, and therefore there is a lot of myths around it created. Spreading them around makes that the disease is neglected and confusing. This makes it difficult for patients to return to normal life, because no one can understand how they really feel. Lack of understanding deprive people with depression of hope for support, and this makes it even harder for them to disclose their illness and take treatment. Therefore it is important to know the truth about depression. The first myth that you can read here.