Tracey Butler
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'I don't feel like I was listened to'

Nearly one in four areas in England have worryingly high premature death rates, for people with severe mental health conditions, according to new research.

The report by the Royal Society of Arts also suggests these patients are less likely to be tested for physical health problems linked to cancer or heart disease.

Tracey Butler was diagnosed 20 years ago with schizophrenia, and then later to went to her GP with physical symptoms.

  • 18 Nov 2015