Veterans at "higher suicide risk"

Discussion in 'Charities and Welfare' started by Cazwantsasquaddie, Mar 4, 2009.

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  1. I saw this on RR and thought you lot might like to have a read of it and to see what your response is.

    Veterans at 'higher suicide risk'
    Posted: Wed Mar 04, 2009 12:59 pm

    Veterans at 'higher suicide risk'

    The BBC have reported that young service veterans are three times more likely to kill themselves than civvies of the same age. They are reporting research carried out by the Centre for Suicide Prevention.

    news.bbc.co.uk/1/low/uk/7918654.stm



    (cant get the hyperlink to work sorry)