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Psychiatric disorders in youth leave lasting mark

Peter Griffin posted in on August 1st, 2010.

People who suffer mental illness between 18 and 25 are more likely to experience a range of negative economic effects later in life, according to research from the University of Otago. Studying 950 people born in Christchurch, researchers found that those who reported suffering from a psychiatric disorder (depression, anxiety disorder, substance dependence, etc) in […]

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