SKY NEWS: 'Staggering' figures lay bare deadly North-South divide

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Young men in the North are living shorter lives than those in the South, with an alarming rise in deaths caused by drugs, alcohol and suicide, a major study has revealed.

With the help of researchers at the University of Manchester, Sky News has built up a comprehensive picture of a health divide that exists between the North and the South of England.

Period30 May 2018

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  • TitleLine 18: 'Staggering' figures lay bare deadly divide between North and South
    Media name/outletSky News
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Date30/05/18
    DescriptionYoung men in the North are living shorter lives than those in the South, with an alarming rise in deaths caused by drugs, alcohol and suicide, a major study has revealed.

    With the help of researchers at the University of Manchester, Sky News has built up a comprehensive picture of a health divide that exists between the North and the South of England.
    URLhttps://news.sky.com/story/line-18-staggering-figures-lay-bare-deadly-divide-between-north-and-south-11388970
    PersonsEvan Kontopantelis

Keywords

  • male health
  • north south health divide