Blacks and depression

Black men who openly discuss their challenges with racism and discrimination are less likely to suffer from depression than brothas who “man up” and keep their stress inside, Ebony reports. SEE ALSO: Junior Seau Dead From Suicide  Suicide is the third most common cause of death among Black men between the ages of 15-25 years […]

Results from a recent study published in the International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine concluded that Blacks and Hispanics who are severely depressed are less likely to be prescribed antidepressants than their white counterparts, while depressed patients on Medicaid and Medicare tend to be prescribed drugs that are older, reports CBS News. The study, conducted by researchers […]