Aasra Suicide Prevention.This blog is about getting people to talk about their innermost feelings and emotions in times of distress and despair.All discussions are about the issue of suicide, mental health and it's effect on society.
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As the 10th leading cause of death for Americans, suicide exacts a huge human and FINANCIAL toll. What are the statistics behind suicide, and how can you tell if you or someone close to you is at risk of attempting to take their own life?
By the Numbers
Nearly 40,000 Americans take their own lives every year, putting suicide in the top 10 for causes of death for people in the U.S. (1)
Someone in the U.S. dies by suicide every 13.3 minutes. (1)