Shouldn’t We Have A Human Genome Project for Mental Illness As Well?

This article describes the increasing health care costs for mental illness and the lack of funding being put towards research. The article juxtaposes the human genome project’s impact on common diseases including diabetes, breast cancer, muscular dystrophy, Parkinson’s disease, with the lack of interest in the genetic basis of mental illness or the integration of behavioral and acute services.

Full article: http://hitconsultant.net/2016/07/06/34674/?utm_source=TrendMD&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=HIT_Consultant__TrendMD_0

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