"Please, anything but blind!!"
Mum, do I have to go back to hospital now? Not a question a 12-year-old boy usually asks. However, Mattia has become sensitive since his accident. Even in the case of minor injuries picked up during his daily activities, he worries about possible consequences. An arrow not only took his healthy eye away from him, but it also robbed him of his basic trust.
«Art can touch everyone»
"I didn't believe in that sort of thing"
Mentally ill people tell their stories
Mental disorders are some of the most common illnesses in Switzerland. According to the Swiss Health Observatory, some 17 percent of the population suffers from one or more mental disorders. Four sufferers talk about their illness, how they cope with it and what is helping them to recover. They hope that their stories will encourage others.