INCREASE IN MENTAL ILLNESS
Posted: Saturday, August 5, 2017
INCREASE IN MENTAL ILLNESS
THERE are approximately 11,000 people registered at psychiatric outpatient clinics in the south west region while 100 new people access services at the San Fernando General Hospital's mental health department on a monthly basis.
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