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Mental health patients often feel discriminated against by GP surgeriesPosted: 13th May 2016 by Tagged:  

Would the same request for a repeat prescription be treated in the same way from, say, patients with a heart-condition, kidney, or other chronic physical conditions?  I very much doubted that it would.  Although I was eventually given the repeat prescription one day before going on holiday, the whole experience made me feel stigmatised because of my mental health status.  I felt that I had to make a stand and complain.

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