Home > Mental health > News Updated 07 March 2013 Mental illness may raise risk of being murdered People with mental illness are much more likely to be victims of murder than other people, a new study finds. 0 iStock Related Anger can make mental illness worse Autism leads to other developmental disorders Ask CyberShrink » Talk Heart to heart forum » 13 hidden signs of stress Regenerative medicine: replacing brain cells lost from stroke People with mental illness are much more likely to be victims of murder than other people, a new study finds. What the study found The National Alliance on Mental Illness has more about mental illness. HealthDay NEXT ON HEALTH24X Could psychotherapy work for you? 2019-11-19 07:07 More: Mental healthNews advertisement Read Health24’s Comments Policy Comment on this story 0 comments Comments have been closed for this article. Logout Comment 0 characters remaining Share on Facebook Loading comments... Other news Medical Coronavirus 101 – here's what you need to know Medical Coronavirus in SA: All the confirmed cases Medical Coronavirus: What are the criteria for a suspected case? Medical Coronavirus: Basic protective measures Medical Here's how quality sleep can help you fight the new coronavirus Covid-19: SA Government's Online Coronavirus Portal Live healthier Lifestyle » E-cigarettes: Here are five things to know E-cigarettes have become hugely popular in the past decade, but a rash of vaping-linked deaths and illnesses in the US is feeding caution about a product that's already banned in some places. Allergy » Ditch the itch: Researchers find new drug to fight hives A new drug works by targeting an immune system antibody called immunoglobulin E, which is responsible for the allergic reaction that causes hives.