Of the 450 million people suffering from mental illness and epilepsy in the world, over 75 percent of them live in the developing world.
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Social Media may not be the usual avenue for accessing help, but it offers more than one lifeline to those suffering from mental health problems.
Mental health is still seriously considered taboo in Lao PDR and is thought to be caused by the possession of evil spirits.
Mental illness and epilepsy have long been the 'poor relation' of global health and development agendas, often being underfunded, misunderstood and considered taboo.
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