BBC RADIO 4: More or Less: Suicide

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Description

A listener writes to ask whether January is the riskiest month for suicides. Tim Harford discusses what the data can tell us with Nav Kapur, professor of psychiatry and population health at the University of Manchester. Samaritans is available 24 hours a day for anyone struggling to cope and provide a safe place to talk. Phone: 116 123 or visit the Samaritans website: samaritans.org

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00025g0

Period27 Jan 2019

Media contributions

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Media contributions

  • TitleMore or Less
    Media name/outletBBC Radio 4
    Media typeRadio
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date27/01/19
    DescriptionA listener writes to ask whether January is the riskiest month for suicides. Tim Harford discusses what the data can tell us with Nav Kapur, professor of psychiatry and population health at the University of Manchester. Samaritans is available 24 hours a day for anyone struggling to cope and provide a safe place to talk. Phone: 116 123 or visit the Samaritans website: samaritans.org

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00025g0
    URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m00025g0
    PersonsNavneet Kapur

Keywords

  • mental health
  • suicide
  • statistics