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In June 2020, 40% of American adults reported struggling with mental health or substance use

AlrightOkay

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I'm always sceptical of surveys. What about those who reported nothing or didnt take part? Which kind of makes the 40% a worthless claim.
 
JessisMe

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I'm always sceptical of surveys. What about those who reported nothing or didnt take part? Which kind of makes the 40% a worthless claim.
I don’t know that the claim is worthless but it would definitely be better if they cited their sources. Perhaps they did on another page. xo, j
 
jajingna

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I think they took a representative sample, over 5000 various sorts of people, and they mention this 40% to be much higher than normal, due to Covid
 
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