As Venezuela’s economy crumbled, so did its health system—making meds hard to come by. Around 85% of psychiatric medicines are now unavailable in Venezuela, and it has proved devastating to thousands of mental health patients who once lived normal lives under treatment.…
Rising Mental Health Disorders
January 11, 2022
Estimated cases of mental disorders increased 48% between 1990 and 2019, according to an updated Global Burden of Disease analysis published yesterday in
No Such Thing as a Free Lunch
January 2, 2020
The shuttering of many US psychiatric hospitals has coincided with a surge in mentally ill detainees in correctional facilities, making them a key market for psychiatric drugs.