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Rate of middle-age suicide is the highest in 25 years

The U.S. Center for Disease Control (CDC) found that between 1994 and 2004, the suicide rate for people 45-54 years old rose by 20 percent.

The researcher interviewed for the article had a good point – we focus suicide prevention problems on the young and elderly, and overlook people of middle age.

http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/22258413/

By | 2016-10-05T06:46:15+00:00 December 14th, 2007|Categories: Depression/Anxiety|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Rate of middle-age suicide is the highest in 25 years

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