Posts Tagged ‘schizophrenia and mortality’

By On February 18th, 2016

Schizophrenia Drastically Increases Suicide Risk

New research from the University of Toronto shows schizophrenia may significantly increase the risk of attempting suicide, especially in women, people with a history of substance abuse, and those who were abused as children. According to the results, the lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts among individuals with schizophrenia was 39.2 percent, compared to just 2.8…

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