Co-occurring Disorder-Related Quick Facts: Physical Health
Teaser: A brief fact sheet explaining chronic health problems in the context of co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders
Link: http://www.samhsa.gov/co-occurring/screening-and-assessment/PhysicalHealthQuickFacts.pdf | PDF - 117Kb
This fact sheet describes the prevalence of health problems among individuals with mental illness, as well as common health problems such as cardiac disease, hypertension, and diabetes. The fact sheet includes information about treatment and a resource list.
Date retrieved: 1/20/11
Year published: Unknown
Resource type: PDF