Canadian Men’s Health Month Trivia: How many men will experience major depression in the course of their lives?

June 29, 2021


A. 1 in 3
B. 1 in 10
C. 1 in 20

Answer: B. 1 in 10. Many men may feel specific stigma around depression, but need to be encouraged to seek mental health supports in a timely way. Physical symptoms – like changes in appetite and sleep patterns – may be red flags signalling a mental health issue.