Posts Tagged ‘mental health risk factors’

By On June 6th, 2014

Risk Factors for Violent-Crime and Premature Death Can Also Affect Siblings of Those With Schizophrenia

Drug-use disorders, criminality, and self-hard have been associated with an increased risk for violent crime and premature death in patients with schizophrenia, but a new study suggests these factors may also be relevant for their unaffected siblings. “Therefore, a combination of population-based and targeted strategies might be necessary to reduce the substantial rates of adverseā€¦

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