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Break The Silence: New Health Minister pledges change on youth suicide

13 November 2017 David Fisher - New Zealand Herald

People at risk of suicide were not properly supported by the previous government and the lack of help resulted in more deaths, says new Health Minister Dr David Clark. That’s a damning statement from the new minister, especially when his predecessor is a medical doctor. But Clark, who is not a medical doctor but a doctor of theology, is promising change and that help is on its way.

Warning: This article is about youth suicide and may be distressing for some readers.

Read the article here: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=11942866