Science Videos

from AP, Reuters, AFP, and other news services

Mental Illness Shortens Life More Than Smoking: Study

Date:
May 23, 2014
Source:
Newsy / Powered by NewsLook.com
Summary:
According to the research, mental illness might cut life expectancy by seven to 24 years — more than smoking a pack of cigarettes a day. Video provided by Newsy


Related Videos

last updated on 2014-09-03 at 2:22 am EDT

Study Says Most Crime Not Linked To Mental Illness

Study Says Most Crime Not Linked To Mental Illness

Newsy (Apr. 22, 2014) — A new study finds most crimes committed by people with mental illness are not caused by symptoms of their illness or disorder. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by NewsLook.com
Does TV Smoking Influence Real-Life Rates?

Does TV Smoking Influence Real-Life Rates?

Newsy (Apr. 4, 2014) — A recent study found a decrease of smoking portrayals on prime-time television shows mirrors a decrease in smoking in real life. Video provided by Newsy
Powered by NewsLook.com
Fifty Years Since Smoking Became Bad

Fifty Years Since Smoking Became Bad

AP (Jan. 10, 2014) — In January 1964, the US Surgeon General issued the first government report linking smoking to disease and death. It ushered in an era of regulation that fifty years later has helped to cut the smoking rate for American adults by more than half. (Jan. 10)
Powered by NewsLook.com
Mental Wellness in an App

Mental Wellness in an App

TheStreet (Nov. 19, 2013) — Obamacare covers mental health, but patients may want to try the mobile Mental Workout as a first step to mental wellness.
Powered by NewsLook.com

Related Stories


Share This



Search ScienceDaily

Number of stories in archives: 140,361

Find with keyword(s):
Enter a keyword or phrase to search ScienceDaily for related topics and research stories.

Save/Print:
Share:

Breaking News:
from the past week

from the past week

In Other News

... from NewsDaily.com

Science News

Health News

Environment News

Technology News



Save/Print:
Share:

Free Subscriptions


Get the latest science news with ScienceDaily's free email newsletters, updated daily and weekly. Or view hourly updated newsfeeds in your RSS reader:

Get Social & Mobile


Keep up to date with the latest news from ScienceDaily via social networks and mobile apps:

Have Feedback?


Tell us what you think of ScienceDaily -- we welcome both positive and negative comments. Have any problems using the site? Questions?
Mobile: iPhone Android Web
Follow: Facebook Twitter Google+
Subscribe: RSS Feeds Email Newsletters
Latest Headlines Health & Medicine Mind & Brain Space & Time Matter & Energy Computers & Math Plants & Animals Earth & Climate Fossils & Ruins