The Hidden Costs of Mental Health : Survey Results Pubilshed

A survey carried out by Mind and Which Health? magazine suggests that many people with depression and similar conditions are paying hundreds of pounds a year for prescription drugs prescribed for them by their GP.

Most of the 455 people involved in the survey said that the failure of the NHS to provide such care had probably delayed their recovery.

Further information is available on the BBC News website and on theMind website.