Roughly one in 20 women of childbearing age suffer from major depression. Women without private health insurance had a 2.5-fold increased risk of major depression. The antidepressants most commonly used by women with major depression were selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (21.3%), phenylpiperazines (8.4%), and serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors (7.2%).
There are four barriers to improving colorectal care for poor people. They are: limited resources, whether patients understand colorectal symptoms and physicians correctly diagnose them, beliefs about health and illness such as self-care, and patients’ reaction to illness.