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Why I Started Declaring my Depression as a Disability

And why it’s a big deal

Photo by Verne Ho on Unsplash

I have depression.

(Shocking, given the title, I know.)

That's nothing special. According to the World Health Organisation, around 280-million people worldwide suffer from the same illness I do. That’s roughly equivalent to the populations of Columbia, South Africa, Italy, and Egypt……



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Sean Bennett

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