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Deprivation link to Scottish suicide rate

Analysis found a quarter of those who committed suicide had visited A&E in the three months before their death. Picture: Jane Barlow

Analysis found a quarter of those who committed suicide had visited A&E in the three months before their death. Picture: Jane Barlow

  • by LYNDSAY BUCKLAND
 

SUICIDES in Scotland are three times more common in the most deprived communities than in those the least deprived areas, new figures show.

 

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