Young poor people ‘more likely to have mental health issues than wealthy peers’

Young people living in poverty are more likely to feel like failures and suffer mental health problems than their more affluent classmates, according to a report.

Young poor people ‘more likely to have mental health issues than wealthy peers’

      Young people living in poverty are more likely to feel like failures and suffer mental health problems than their more affluent classmates, according to a report. Almost three in 10 (29%) of 16 to 19-year-olds growing up in poverty do not feel optimistic about the future, compared with just over a fifth […]

‘More can be done’ to integrate physical and mental health care – report

The authors of the new report argue that integrating physical and mental health care can both save the health service money and improve care for patients.

‘More can be done’ to integrate physical and mental health care – report

By PRESS ASSOCIATION More needs to be done to address the psychological problems associated with being ill, a new report states. Health officials also need to address the physical issues that come as a result of mental health problems, according to The King’s Fund. The authors of the new report argue that integrating physical and […]