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Schoeni and Freedman summarize the good and bad news on dementia trends among older Americans

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Mon, May 7, 2018, noon: Student Forum on Educational Inequality

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Findings by Burgard, Kalousova, and Seefeldt on the mental health impact of job insecurity

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"6 signs that your job is taking a toll on your mental health" - Business Insider. 12/01/2017.

UM's Depression Center estimates that 2-4% of US workers suffer from depression, with about half of these suffering related short-term disability. This story looks at ways jobs affect mental health, citing among other research a study by Sarah Burgard, Lucie Kalousova, and Kristin Seefeldt on the toll job insecurity takes on mental health.

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Sarah Burgard

Kristin Seefeldt

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