Blog Post Examines Global Burden Of Mental Health Issues Through Data Visualizations
Humanosphere: Visualizing the neglected burden of mental health problems
Katie Leach-Kemon, policy translation specialist at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) and Humanosphere contributor, discusses the inclusion of mental health issues in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and examines their global burden using visualizations from IHME. “[T]he burden of mental disorders has only been worsening over time while significant progress has been made in other diseases,” Leach-Kemon writes (12/9).
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