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Afrontando la realidad del suicidio - Orientaciones para su prevención (Facing the reality of suicide - Guidelines for prevention)

FEAFES - Spanish Confederation of Families and Persons with Mental Illness Country Resources Suicide Prevention Spain 31 December 2006 Guidelines education, mental health promotion, prevention

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El suicidio es una de las tres principales causas de mortalidad en todo
el mundo y provoca más de un millón de fallecimientos cada año. En el
90% de estos casos la persona sufría algún tipo de enfermedad
mental(1). Estudios recientes concluyen que la prevención del suicidio es
posible. Sin embargo, a pesar de la relevancia de estos datos, la mayor
parte de los países carecen de estrategias específicas para abordar
esta situación.


Suicide is one of the three leading causes of death in
the world and causes more than a million deaths each year. in the
90% of these cases the person had some type of disease
Mental. Recent studies conclude that suicide prevention is
possible. However, despite the importance of these data, most
most countries lack specific strategies to address
this situation.

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