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R U OK day Australia

R U OK?

Today in Australia we are asking people to take the time to stop and think about the mental health of our friends or work colleagues. Mental health issues are very common with one in six Australians likely to to suffer with an mental illness problem in their life. Today it’s time to acknowledge this and to ask the question […]

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Are You Ok?

Hey there Guys, I was reading a post on Bipolar Bear’s blog about a fantastic Australian’s suicide prevention program called “R U OK?” This programme has been put together to help broach the fear and mis-information about suicide in particular in those under the age of 35. Suicide is the biggest killer of Australian men and […]

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Could It Be Depression?

Hey there Guys, Today I wanted to touch on a very important topic, depression. Australian statistics show that one in six men will suffer with depression and recent studies show that these rates are even higher among gay men. Combine this with the statistic that men have over a three time risk of lethal suicide, […]

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