What my burnout taught me about Sweden’s exhaustion epidemic
“Hitting the wall” is a well-known and widespread phenomenon in Sweden, where thousands are forced to take long-term sick leave because of clinical exhaustion. David Crouch, who hit the wall himself, examines this uniquely Swedish condition.
Published: 29 April 2022 15:09 CEST
A depressed woman sits on a bed. Photo: Isabell Höjman/TT