'We must end isolation around suicide’
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Suicide: We must end isolation, says campaigner

Suicide remains the biggest killer of men under the age of 49 - and MPs from the Health Select Committee say more should be done to support those at risk.

They say a government prevention strategy for England in 2012 did not result in any improvements.

Meanwhile the Department of Health says it is investing almost £1bn in providing mental health support in A&E and home-based crisis care, and is in the process of updating its suicide prevention strategy.

Hugh Pym reports.

  • 19 Dec 2016
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