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Mental patients: Police should throw away the colonial rule book

MENTAL HEALTH

A report reveals that upon arrest, suspects are taken to psychiatric facilities as patients even when they do not need medical attention.

Mental patients: Police should throw away the colonial rule book

By Kamau Muthoni | 5 days ago

Inmates held at the President’s pleasure suffer dose of injustice

Inmates held at the President’s pleasure suffer dose of injustice

The criminal justice system lacks appropriate policies and guidelines to handle people with mental disabilities.

Kamau Muthoni | 6 days ago

Mental illness is a chronic disease of the young

While most chronic illnesses are associated with older age, mental illnesses affect the young due to biological, psychological and social factors.

Dr. Chitayi Murabula and Moitreyee Sinha | 7 days ago

Clan in Kericho evicts woman over husband’s failing health

A clan in Bureti constituency wants to evict a woman, blaming her for her husband’s mental illness.

Nikko Tanui | 26 days ago

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