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World Suicide Prevention Day 2016 10 September


Live It Well

It is World Suicide Prevention Day tomorrow. The BBC have shown this programme again so it is available on iplayer for the next 29 days.#WSPD #Sucideprevention #itsoktotalkhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b05n2922

Angela Samata explores why some people take their own lives.
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Rise in Callers To Release The Pressure Helpline


Rise in callers to Release the Pressure helpline

As part of World Suicide Prevention Day on Saturday 10 September, Kent County Council is reminding people of a special 24-hour free helpline.
The helpline – which aims to reduce the number of suicides by encouraging men feeling under pressure to seek help – has seen a 37 per cent increase in male callers since it was launched almost six months ago as part of the KCC campaign “Release the Pressure”.
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If you’re feeling under pressure call 0800 107 0160 to get free advice from expert therapists and counsellors.



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Benefit claimants die as DWP staff keep failing to follow suicide guidelines

Benefit claimants die as DWP staff keep failing to follow suicide guidelines

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Antidepressant makes bones weaker by slowing down new growth

Some antidepressants have been linked to an increased risk of bone fractures. It now seems that fluoxetine – the compound in Prozac – depletes bones over time

Source: Antidepressant makes bones weaker by slowing down new growth

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I’m 43 and Schizophrenic and according to the statistics I’ll be dead in 17 years



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