Workers told to dress brightly to combat depression on 'blue Monday'

British workers are being challenged to dress brightly on Monday in a bid to combat the most depressing day of the year.

Researchers claim that on the third Monday of January, the nation’s collective well-being will to sink to an all-year low.

Mental Health Research UK (MHRUK) said that “blue Monday” occurred thanks to a combination of bad weather, debt, the need for Christmas detox and poor motivation.

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