Study tracks mental repercussions of gender violence

08/5/2011 | AlertNet

Women who survive physical or sexual violence are eleven times more likely to face depression and other mental conditions than other women, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The study calls for broader recognition of gender violence as a public health concern and public campaigns to counter violence against women.

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