One in three experiences mental disorders in Denmark

1in3About one-third of people in Denmark seek treatment for a mental disorder at some point during their lives, according to a study published in JAMA Psychiatry. The study tracked substance abuse, schizophrenia, mood disorders, eating disorders, intellectual disability, and autism, as well as dementia related to diseases such as Alzheimer’s. This revealed that different stages of life are beset by different vulnerabilities — something that may help identify root causes of mental disorders and also inform healthcare policies.

Read this story at Schizophrenia Research Forum.

 

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