IFREDInternational Foundation for Research and Education on Depression
IFREDInnovative Financing for Renewable Energy Development (Japan)
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"Depression is the leading cause of disability worldwide affecting over 350 million, yet less than 25% of people needing treatment are getting the help they need, primarily due to stigma," says iFred founder and president Kathryn Goetzke.
Besides being a leading cause of disability, depression accounts for the greatest health care cost to business, drawing in half or more of all medical dollars paid, according to iFred. Further, studies suggest that depression-related expenses cost the U.S.
lighting marketplace that has obtained nationwide distribution at Lowe's Home Improvement, and is currently the primary funding source for iFred.