Syracuse women twice as likely as men...

Syracuse women twice as likely as men to suffer depression, study finds

About 4.6 percent of Syracusans are diagnosed with major depression and women here are diagnosed at more than double the rate of men, a study shows. Major depression diagnoses increased 33 percent nationwide, especially among adolescents and millennials, from 2013 through 2016, according to a study of medical claims by the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association.

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