Approach of depression expanding in Morocco

Depression is a disease that is taken very seriously by Morocco. According to the Ministry of health there are many efforts have been made to this disease.

Specialists expressed that no one is immune to this disease that affects all age groups and all social classes, Assabah reported.

The newspaper indicates that depression 300 million people around the world and continued that depression very can have serious consequences, such as changes in the behavior opposite family members and friends, problems with the fulfilment of the professional practice and even mental disorders.

The newspaper reminds of the the efforts of the authorities in this fight. In Morocco there is a mental hospital opened Kelaat Sraghna and two others in hospitals to be examined to see if they qualify for a psychiatric unit in the cities of Kenitra and Agadir. The care supply was strengthened by the establishment of dagopnames in hospitals in Salé and Marrakech, but also by the establishment of mental health services in the cities of Nador, Chefchaouen, Tiznit, Casablanca, Figuig, Sidi Bennour.  Soon will also Khenifra, Khouribga and Azilal, El Jadida.

The budget set aside for the purchase of medicines is the 52 million dirham dirham in 2013 to 113 million in 2015. Personnel of hospitals also have 61 doctors and nurses recruited 472 for the specific care for people with depression.