Mito Foundation: Mental Health Initiative
Insights from the Mito Community
You Don't Need To Address Your Mental Health Alone
The 2018 Patient Experience, Expectations and Knowledge (PEEK) study commissioned by the Mito Foundation found that a large proportion of Australian patients with mitochondrial disease (mito) are experiencing mental health issues. About 40% of respondents reported suffering anxiety, sleep issues and/or depression, which is two to three times higher than the national average.