Dr Clare Gerada
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Health boss warns GPs risking mental health and suicide

The number of GPs seeking help for work-related stress and mental health problems is increasing according to the former head of the Royal College of GPs.

Dr Clare Gerada told the BBC that doctors were taking their own lives because of the pressure.

Breakfast's Tim Muffett has been to meet some GPs who are struggling to keep up with the work.

  • 26 Jun 2015
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