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More Links Found Between Schizophrenia and Cardiovascular Disease, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Study  
2/1/2013 7:19:07 AM

A new study, to be published in the Feb. 7, 2013 issue of the American Journal of Human Genetics, expands and deepens the biological and genetic links between cardiovascular disease and schizophrenia. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of premature death among schizophrenia patients, who die from heart and blood vessel disorders at a rate double that of persons without the mental disorder.
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