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For the first time in over three and a half decades, a bill created by the Indian federal government seeks to decriminalize suicide, but the bill must be approved by the Indian Parliament (..)

Having a transgender identity is conceived as a mental disorder in current classification systems (ICD-10 and DSM-5).

People diagnosed with schizophrenia die prematurely at an alarmingly high rate. The main causes of premature death among people with schizophrenia are medical illnesses that are preventable (..)

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Over the past 20 years, I have learned a great deal from mental health professionals. These lessons have informed the development of the ICD-11 chapter on Mental and Behavioural Disorders.

WHO is developing simple, effective tools based on the ICD-11 for identifying and managing mental disorders in primary care.