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By On November 6th, 2014

Research Finds Link Between Low Perceived Social Status and Mental Illness

A new study has found an association between a person’s subjective social status (SSS) and that person’s risk of experiencing a psychiatric disorder. The connection was shown for all 16 mental conditions assessed and was found to be entirely independent of objective social status based on income, education, and occupation. These findings could have enormous…

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