CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) is a charity dedicated to preventing male suicide
rates in Wales are at their highest for more than 30 years <B
The publication of the research marks the launch of a UK-wide campaign called #BiggerIssues which is designed to highlight the latest national suicides statistics show male suicide
continues to be the single biggest killer of men aged under 45 in the UK.
With the death of his father in 2010, as well as his own personal battles with depression and anxiety, preventing male suicide
and encouraging young men to open up about their mental health issues is a cause close to his heart.
A CHARITY dedicated to preventing male suicide
has launched a new study to highlight the pressures faced by modern men.
The soap is raising awareness of male suicide
with the former X Factor winner's last scenes aired as part of a double bill.
The walk, which will end at the Watershed in Slaithwaite, will raise money for mental health charity Mind and male suicide
prevention group Andy's Man Club.
Poor effort to wipe the slate clean WHAT a poor attempt by MP Jess Phillips 'to launch a campaign to reduce male suicide
rate,' in an effort to redeem herself for laughing at Phillip Davies, the MP for Shipley in Yorkshire, when he called for a 'men's day' debate (Mail, November 3).
The worrying trend in male suicides
was highlighted recently following the broadcast of rapper Professor Green's male suicide
documentary on the BBC.
Suicide is now the single biggest killer of men aged 20 to 45 in the UK and in 2013 male suicide
accounted for a staggering 78 per cent of all those who died by their own hand.
He said, "It is a worrying statistic that Neath Port Talbot has the highest rate of male suicide
Scotland already suffers the highest rates of teenage male suicide
in the UK.
BIRMINGHAM MP Jess Phillips has vowed to launch a campaign to reduce the rate of male suicide
- and revealed her family has a history of depression.
SADLY MALE SUICIDE
RATES IN THE NORTH EAST ARE AT THEIR HIGHEST RATE IN 25 YEARS, AS THE RATES FOR MEN ALSO RISE ACROSS THE UK.
The male suicide
rate is three times higher than that of women and 75 per cent higher than in 1970.