Female veterans' mental health 'overlooked'
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Female veterans' mental health 'overlooked'

A much smaller proportion of female veterans are accessing mental health support than their male counterparts, the charity Forward Assist has said.

It says there is a "hidden population" of ex-servicewomen with mental health issues, which it is looking to support.

Watch the BBC's Victoria Derbyshire programme on weekdays between 09:00 and 11:00 on BBC Two and the BBC News channel.

  • 25 Aug 2017
  • From the section Health
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