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More men admitted for mental care

Vilimaina Naqelevuki
Monday, February 26, 2018

Update: 2:11PM FORTY male patients are currently admitted at the St.Giles Hospital but there is still not enough data to confirm a global trend showing more men face mental issues than women do.

However the Ministry of Health and Medical services today confirmed that more men have required admission to mental health care facilities in Fiji. 

"There is usually more men than women who require admission due to psychotic illnesses which need in patient care," the statement said.

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