17 May, Hunter Valley musician Neil Farmer - Schizophrenia Awareness Week
ABC News 9 May 2013. Schizophrenia lowers life expectancy. High risk of diabetes, cancer and heart attack. National summit in May to address these issues.
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9 May 2013
Reporter Steven Turner
Radio Interview with
Rob Ramjan CEO SFNSW
Schizophrenia has been largely considered an illness that only affects the mind, but the physical health of its sufferers is also a major public concern. Australians with schizophrenia are 50 per cent more likely to die from a heart attack, 20 per cent more likely to get cancer, and have a lifespan 25 years shorter than the average Australian.
ABC News May 28, 2013 - Ros Childs
Eighteen-year-old Crystal Finnie has been been caring for her four younger siblings for years, to take the strain off her mother, who has been struggling with depression, anxiety and a borderline personality disorder.
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A wide range of mental health services are available throughout NSW through Schizophrenia Fellowship of NSW.