People with mental illness still die a decade earlier than those without

A man stands during sunrise on Kreuzjoch mountain in the Zillertal Alps in Schwendau, Austria July 11 2016.  REUTERS/ Dominic Ebenbichler  - D1BETOYPOWAA

We need to address the life expectancy gap by approaching mental illness more holistically. Image: REUTERS/ Dominic Ebenbichler

Annette Erlangsen
Visiting Fellow, Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University
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