Fast facts about depression
Depression is different from usual mood fluctuations and short-lived emotional responses to challenges in everyday life.
According to the World Health Organization:
- Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide.
- Globally, more than 300 million people of all ages suffer from depression.
- Although there are effective treatments for depression, fewer than half of those affected in the world receive such treatments.
Contact Baseline today to see if you are eligible to participate in a depression study that utilizes your smartphone. Your participation could help contribute to a better understanding of depression.