Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Poverty Increases Risk of Non-Communicable Diseases in Lower Income Countries

Poverty increases the risk of death and disability from non-communicable diseases, such as cancer, heart disease, stroke and diabetes in low- and middle-income countries, a new systematic review shows. Researchers also found evidence that developing an NCD increases the risk of falling into poverty in these countries.