Short Cuts: Healthcare workers top suicide risk list

Healthcare workers are prominent among the occupational groups most likely to kill themselves, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics. Doctors, nurses, other healthcare professionals and ward orderlies are in the top 10 groups of women most likely to take their lives. Among men, doctors, dentists and pharmacists ...

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