More than a third of female students 'have mental health problems'

More than a third of female students 'have mental health problems'
 

One in three female students in the UK has a mental health problem, a survey suggests.
This compared with about a fifth of male undergraduates, the YouGov survey of 1,061 students found.
Overall, some 27% of the students said they had a mental health problem. This rose to 45% among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students.
Universities UK said institutions were working hard to develop good services that linked in with the NHS.
Of those students who said they had a mental health problem:
77% had depression 74% had anxiety In May, official statistics showed student suicides had risen... read more

 
11 August 2016 in Health, Views: 60
Source: BBC
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