Does mental illness make you more likely to kill?

The Sun has run with the front page headline, “1,200 killed by mental health patients,” featuring a story inside entitled “Broken People..Broken System”. Since publishing its story, the newspaper has been widely criticized for being inaccurate and for stigmatising mentally ill people. But is there any truth behind the Sun’s headline?   Where did The […]

3-fold increase in pregnancy among young girls with mental illness

Young girls with mental illness are three times more likely to become teenage parents than those without a major mental illness, according to a first-of-its-kind study by researchers at the Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences (ICES) and Women’s College Hospital. Pregnancy / Obstetrics News From Medical News Today