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Our billboard campaign aims to educate Americans about the serious nature of depression, and to urge those clinically depressed to see their doctor. Major depressive disorder affects an estimated 23 million adult Americans each year and is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. A large clinical trial sponsored by the National Institute of Mental Health indicates that 67 percent of depressed individuals will achieve remission if they seek help and stay in treatment.