Every 60-90 minutes a man commits suicide in the UK.
For every man that does there’s 25 attempts. Suicide is the biggest killer in men under 50 bigger than cancer and road accidents!
25% of men live with a mental illness!
Men with a mental illness are 30 times more likely to commit suicide.
Those at high risk are –
Depressed due to a marriage or relationship break up
- Losing their job
- In financial difficulties
- Struggling to find a job
- Been injured (in sports, work etc.)
- War veterans
- Generally depressed or feeling down
Men do suffer! Men are suffering in silence. It is OK to speak up it’s not weak it’s actually stronger than you think speaking up and dealing with your Demons! Please speak up and tell a loved one how your feeling as there is always a way out and definitely light at the end of the tunnel! Like many out there I’m living proof 👍
If any one ever feels like they’ve got no one to talk to, I’m always here no matter how small or silly you may think your problem is! I don’t judge and I’m a great listener just get in touch 👍 Please share guys much love ❤️