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Mental Illness: A Global Economic issue

Mental illness is one of the leading causes of mortality and morbidity worldwide and people with severe mental illnesses tend to die of preventable conditions 25 years earlier than persons without such diagnoses. Distressing symptoms can be exacerbated by the

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The Need for NHS Mental Health Reforms

It’s estimated 1 in 4 people experience a mental health issue at least once in their life and more than four 15-34 year olds commit suicide every day, you would think Western countries in particular would have sufficient resources available

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Posted in Psychology, Socioeconomics

Mental Illness in Nigeria

So I’ve already established I would like to do my dissertation on the economic significance of mental health in the UK and US. I’ve been indulging (yes I mean that) in all the research and data I’ve accumulated thus far.

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