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‘Just a phase’: the mental health stigma in Asian cultures

‘Just a phase’: the mental health stigma in Asian cultures

Gabbie Puzon

October 24, 2017

A few weeks back, I was watching a noontime Filipino variety show, "Eat Bulaga", to pass the time. One of the older hosts was interviewing a family whose grandmother was diagnosed with clinical depression. When he heard this, the host scoffed, saying “Depression is just a made-up sickness for the elite!”...

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