Suicides among mental health patients under home treatment in England are double the number of suicides in mental health inpatient units

Main Points: The number of deaths by suicide among mental health patients treated at home by crisis resolution home treatment

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Mental health patients more than twice as likely to be victims of homicide than the general public

Main Point: Patients with mental illness are two and a half times more likely to be victims of homicide than

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Study shows increasing rates of premature death and violent crime in people with schizophrenia since 1970s

Main Points: New research, published in The Lancet Psychiatry journal, shows that rates of adverse outcomes, including premature death and violent crime,

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Risk of Psychiatric Diagnoses, Medication Use Increases after Critical Illness

Main Points: Chicago – Critically ill patients receiving mechanical ventilation had a higher prevalence of prior psychiatric diagnoses and an

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Moving Out of High Poverty Appears to Affect the Mental Health of Boys, Girls Differently

Main Points: Chicago – For families who moved out of high-poverty neighborhoods, boys experienced an increase and girls a decrease

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Researchers pinpointed the chemicals released in happiness and sleep

Main point: Researchers have found a peptide/a neurotransmitter, the release of which greatly increases in happiness and decreases in sadness.

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