More suicides in Finland in 2013

The number of suicides in 2013 in Finland increased by 5 percent compared to the previous year, Finnish fin_suicidesBroadcasting Company YLE reported on 20 January 2014.

According to Heimo Viinamaki, professor of Psychiatry from University of Eastern Finland, the reasons behind suicide in general could be attributed to severe mental illness and substance abuse problems.

Source: Shanghai Daily

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