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The Straits Times and The New Paper- Study looks at dementia and depression

4 October 2012
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The Straits Times reported that a $4.4 million study is being carried out to gauge the state of mental health among the elderly. The study is the first to assess financial burden on patients who suffers from dementia and depression and to find out how caregivers are coping with responsibility. Dr Ng Li Ling, Senior Consultant Psychiatrist at Changi General Hospital who is involved in the study tells the paper that the cost of mental illness includes more than medical bills. The New Paper carries a similar story.  ​

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