Google Will Now Help You Check If You’re Depressed

Google wants to help you figure out if you’re depressed.

People who search for “clinical depression” using a mobile device will be presented with information and a prompt to check if they’re clinically depressed. This will lead to a private questionnaire, helping them to determine if they may be clinically depressed.




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One in five Americans experience an episode of depression in their lifetime.