From Ron Bassman – Overcoming the Impossible: My Journey Through Schizophrenia
Another study conducted by the United Nations through the World Health Organization found that people diagnosed with schizophrenia in Third World countries have higher rates of recovery than those who live in First World nations. Why is this? The thinking has been that families in underdeveloped countries need each member to be productive. Therefore, there may be greater tolerance for people who look and act differently. These people are necessary to their families and community. They have value.
NEEDS. MOAR. RESEARCH. PLZ. K THX.