Young women 'high mental health risk'

Young women 'high mental health risk'
 

Young women have emerged as a high risk group for mental health problems, according to new data released by NHS Digital.
The Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing found that one in five women reported a common mental disorder in 2014, compared to one in eight men.
Young women also have high rates of self-harm and post traumatic stress disorder and bipolar.
Mental health charities said the figures showed "nothing had improved".
One in six adults in England has a common mental disorder (CMD) - such as anxiety or depression, according to the survey.
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29 September 2016 in Health, Views: 33
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