Are there any places where is possible to find historical data for trends of psychological disease?

For example some Google website (similar to google trends or NGrams)

  • $\begingroup$ Prevalence would be difficult to disentangle from changes in diagnostic methods and criteria over time, not to mention public awareness. Mental health is a young science. If you're concerned with prevalence over time on the scale of years but not decades, that might be manageable. I bet records could be found for the last decade or so. $\endgroup$ – Nick Stauner Apr 27 '14 at 5:24
  • $\begingroup$ A really interesting answer.. There is a friend of mine which is making some searches about stereotypes and mass media consequences. He said that a lot of researches shows correlation between television and negative consequences on the population. I guess there are also strong influences towards anorexia for example. But it'a a mix between social psychology and clinical psychology... $\endgroup$ – Revious Apr 27 '14 at 22:19
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    $\begingroup$ It's not exactly what you're looking for, but the Wisonsin longitudinal study database, or similar, might be useful? $\endgroup$ – Eoin Apr 28 '14 at 16:07
  • $\begingroup$ The global burden of disease data set has data from 1990, 2000, and 2010 on a country by country and disease by disease level. ghdx.healthmetricsandevaluation.org/record/… $\endgroup$ – honi May 1 '14 at 16:20
  • $\begingroup$ @honi: I've not understood your comment totally, can it become an answer? $\endgroup$ – Revious May 2 '14 at 22:16

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