The World Health Organization (WHO) declared April 7th, 2017 as World Health Day focusing on mental health. This year-long campaign aims to educate, raise awareness and help people suffering from mental illness.
Depression, anxiety and other mental health issues now affect over 300 million people worldwide according to the WHO and we think that more needs to be done to educate and inform just how tough this illness can be.
Those of us who have a dog in our life, know just how important they are for keeping us fit, socializing and living life to the fullest. That’s why we made this infographic to highlight 12 reasons why a dog can help you cope with depression and anxiety.
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