DIE SUBJEKTIEWE ERVARING VAN DEPRESSIE ONDER SUID-AFRIKAANSE VROUE IN ’N LAE-INKOMSTE GEMEENSKAP

Marleen Lourens, Lou-Marié Kruger

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In verskeie internasionale en Suid-Afrikaanse epidemiologiese studies is bevind dat vroue byna twee keer meer geneig is om aan depressie te ly as mans (Accort, Freeman & Allen, 2008; Kessler, 2003; Ngcobo & Pillay, 2008). Volgens die Wêreldgesondheids-organisasie (2006) is depressie die grootste oorsaak van siekteverwante ongeskiktheid onder vroue wêreldwyd (Dukas, 2009; Lafrance & Stoppard, 2006

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