Rethink launches ‘Lethal Discrimination’ report on the impact of mental illness on physical health

October 07, 2013

The facts are stark and shocking. One in three of the 100,000 people who die avoidably each year have a mental illness. We know that people with mental illness are three times more likely to develop diabetes and twice as likely to die from heart disease. More than 40% of all tobacco is smoked by people with mental health problems.

​To access the full report from Rethink click on this link Lethal Discrimination report