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By On November 20th, 2012

Depression Highlights Costly, Avoidable Health Risks

Depressed workers make up about 11-percent of the work force and that adds up to a lot of medical spending for employers. According to a study published in Health Affairs, those suffering depression spent almost 50-percent more than their nondepressed counterparts. As David Pittman reports for Medpage Today, more than 22-percent of annual healthcare spending…

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