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Poor living conditions and unemployment strongly linked to depression – UCT study reveals

Submitted by Rolina Vorster on Mon, 03/19/2018 - 14:52

Individuals living in more deprived neighbourhoods in South Africa experience more depressive symptoms than their counterparts in wealthier neighbourhoods. This is according to a recent University of Cape Town (UCT) study published in the journal, BMC Psychiatry.