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Juneau Empire
Alaskans participate in yearly suicide-prevention walkoccasional sprinkles. The event was part of the annual fundraising “Out of the
Alaskans participate in yearly suicide-prevention walk
Juneau Empire / Posted 2 days ago
occasional sprinkles. The event was part of the annual fundraising “Out of the Darkness” walks held nationwide by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The Alaska chapter organized Saturday’s walk, as well as recent walks in Palmer... Read more
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The Mercury News
Danger on tracks: Six people hit by Bay Area trains in five daysFollow her at Twitter.com/KatCameron91. The No. 1 cause for suicide is untreat
Danger on tracks: Six people hit by Bay Area trains in five days
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Follow her at Twitter.com/KatCameron91. The No. 1 cause for suicide is untreated depression, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The condition is treatable with immediate help. Those struggling with suicidal... Read more
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KETV 7 Omaha
Cyclists ride to save lives, prevent suicideof people hoping to change those numbers met Sunday morning. Around 60 cyclist
Cyclists ride to save lives, prevent suicide
KETV 7 Omaha / Posted 3 days ago
of people hoping to change those numbers met Sunday morning. Around 60 cyclists took part in the event to benefit the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and to bring hope to those affected. "My son did attempt suicide. He was able to... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Walk to raise awareness of suicide prevention in RutlandSaturday to raise awareness of suicide prevention. “Out of the Darkness” walks
Walk to raise awareness of suicide prevention in Rutland
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 4 days ago
Saturday to raise awareness of suicide prevention. “Out of the Darkness” walks are held across the country, put on by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Saturday's walk at Rutland High School brought in a number of people who simply... Read more
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ajc.com
Suicide prevention resources in Atlantaages 10-14 and women ages 45-64 experienced the most significant increase. Acc
Suicide prevention resources in Atlanta
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
ages 10-14 and women ages 45-64 experienced the most significant increase. According to 2014 CDC data compiled by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 11th leading cause of death in Georgia. Among people ages 25-34,... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
'She was talking one minute and gone the next'Ladder. She researched resources online to help her cope and found the program
'She was talking one minute and gone the next'
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
Ladder. She researched resources online to help her cope and found the program Out of the Darkness, a walk sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention for those who lost loved ones to suicide.Ms. Parran said she decided to change her... Read more
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Daily Record
Town Briefs: Upcoming events in Morris Countythe team. The Chatham Twp. Committee will host a community-based presentation,
Town Briefs: Upcoming events in Morris County
Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
the team. The Chatham Twp. Committee will host a community-based presentation, “Talk Saves Lives,” in conjunction with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP). The free presentation will take place on June 2 at 6:30 p.m. at the... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
‘She was talking one minute ... gone the next’Ladder. She researched resources online to help her cope and found the program
‘She was talking one minute ... gone the next’
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 9 days ago
Ladder. She researched resources online to help her cope and found the program Out of the Darkness, a walk sponsored by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention for those who lost loved ones to suicide.Ms. Parran said she decided to change her... Read more
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Daily Herald
How signs encourage suicide prevention along Metra linesbe able to stop everybody. But we're going to do everything that we possibly ca
How signs encourage suicide prevention along Metra lines
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
be able to stop everybody. But we're going to do everything that we possibly can." Alyssa Relyea, a board member with the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention in Illinois, said the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is receiving more calls... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Heard it at School: Rutland High walks to prevent suicide�Out of the Darkness� campus walk at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. About 38,000 people
Heard it at School: Rutland High walks to prevent suicide
Rutland Herald / Posted 10 days ago
�Out of the Darkness� campus walk at 10:30 a.m. Saturday. About 38,000 people every year commit suicide, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, and the AFSP, which raises funds through these walks across the country, hopes to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Peterson: East Bay family finds meaning in suicide prevention walkPrevention, 42,773 Americans died from suicide in 2014, the most recent year fo
Peterson: East Bay family finds meaning in suicide prevention walk
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
Prevention, 42,773 Americans died from suicide in 2014, the most recent year for which data are available. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, for every death, there are 25 attempted suicides. This anniversary of Fridell's... Read more
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Psych Central
Depression Tied to Hopelessness in Whites More Than Blacksdepressed individuals tells us a lot about their treatment response as well as
Depression Tied to Hopelessness in Whites More Than Blacks
Psych Central / Posted 16 days ago
depressed individuals tells us a lot about their treatment response as well as suicide risk.” Recent statistics from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention show that white males account for seven out of 10 suicides. The researchers said... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Denham Springs woman uses unique activity to overcome depressionI would get into it when I got into it and it was just like almost like being a
Denham Springs woman uses unique activity to overcome depression
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 17 days ago
I would get into it when I got into it and it was just like almost like being a kid again," Hughes added. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP), depression affects 25 million Americans each year. Data on the AFSP... Read more
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Boston Herald
Social Studies: Good works draw crowds to Fenwaywas honored Friday at the fifth annual “Sip in the Park” at Fenway’s EMC Club,
Social Studies: Good works draw crowds to Fenway
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
was honored Friday at the fifth annual “Sip in the Park” at Fenway’s EMC Club, with about 300 coming out to support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. VIPs included WCVB’s Randy Price as emcee and WMJX’s David O’Leary. Lucchino was... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
'Hike for Life' to honor suicide victimsfor suicide prevention groups as part of his trip. He's brought in almost $8,0
'Hike for Life' to honor suicide victims
KING5 Seattle / Posted 17 days ago
for suicide prevention groups as part of his trip. He's brought in almost $8,000, most of which he plans to donate to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Mental Health Awareness Foundation In addition to the essentials, Cook... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
John Conceison: Worcester Firefighters 6K a June tradition— that won't change."The four primary charities benefiting from the WFD 6K are
John Conceison: Worcester Firefighters 6K a June tradition
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
— that won't change."The four primary charities benefiting from the WFD 6K are the Genesis Club, Community Harvest Project, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and NEADS, which provides dogs for deaf and disabled Americans.The director may be... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
John Conceison: WFDorcester Firefighters 6K a June tradition— that won't change."The four primary charities benefiting from the WFD 6K are
John Conceison: WFDorcester Firefighters 6K a June tradition
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
— that won't change."The four primary charities benefiting from the WFD 6K are the Genesis Club, Community Harvest Project, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and NEADS, which provides dogs for deaf and disabled Americans.The director may be... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Campus walk against suicidechildren, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends and other loved ones who hav
Campus walk against suicide
Rutland Herald / Posted 20 days ago
children, siblings, parents, grandparents, friends and other loved ones who have died by suicide. Funds raised support the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and its bold goal to reduce the annual suicide rate in the United States 20... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
KING5 Seattle / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
19 related stories
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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First Coast News
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
First Coast News / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
KTVB Boise / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 20 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Suicide awareness could be option for teacher development training"It's always better to air on the side of safety and if someone is having issue
Suicide awareness could be option for teacher development training
KOMU Columbia / Posted 21 days ago
"It's always better to air on the side of safety and if someone is having issues, talk to them about it." According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 39 states have laws in place that encourage or require training of educational... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Former Lions quarterback speaks at Mental Health Fair in Royal OakW 13 Mile Road. The event is designed to raise awareness of the mental health
Former Lions quarterback speaks at Mental Health Fair in Royal Oak
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
W 13 Mile Road. The event is designed to raise awareness of the mental health issues of everyday life. New this year, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will present former NFL Detroit Lions Quarterback, Eric Hipple, who will share his... Read more
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USA Today
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study saysPentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that ye
Pentagon perpetuates stigma of mental health counseling, study says
USA Today / Posted 21 days ago
Pentagon, for 2014, is 19.9 per 100,000. The national civilian rate for that year was 12.93 per 100,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The number of post-traumatic stress disorder and depression diagnoses, along... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
In Illinois and elsewhere, do state rules drive suicide rates?in recent years. In 2014 there were 1,398 suicides reported in Illinois, 39 per
In Illinois and elsewhere, do state rules drive suicide rates?
Chicago Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
in recent years. In 2014 there were 1,398 suicides reported in Illinois, 39 percent more than in 2000. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, there are almost twice as many suicides in Illinois each year as there are... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Coroner confirms 2 bodies found at Talladega Superspeedwayis 12th leading cause of death in MississippiStudy: Suicide is 12th leading cau
Coroner confirms 2 bodies found at Talladega Superspeedway
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
is 12th leading cause of death in MississippiStudy: Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi. According to the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Suspect in Mendenhall standoff surrenders to authoritiesis 12th leading cause of death in MississippiStudy: Suicide is 12th leading cau
Suspect in Mendenhall standoff surrenders to authorities
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
is 12th leading cause of death in MississippiStudy: Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi. According to the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
SWAT on scene of standoff at Mendenhall homeis 12th leading cause of death in MississippiStudy: Suicide is 12th leading cau
SWAT on scene of standoff at Mendenhall home
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
is 12th leading cause of death in MississippiStudy: Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi. According to the... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Study: Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in MississippiAccording to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12t
Study: Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 23 days ago
According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi. Psychologist Mallory Malkin from Pine Grove said it is important to reach out to loved ones that are showing signs of depression... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in MississippiAccording to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12t
Suicide is 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 23 days ago
According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 12th leading cause of death in Mississippi. Psychologist Mallory Malkin from Pine Grove said it is important to reach out to loved ones that are showing signs of depression... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
National suicide rates up, CDC saysin 2012, with a rate of 13.5 and 402 total deaths. Mississippi has the 40th-ra
National suicide rates up, CDC says
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
in 2012, with a rate of 13.5 and 402 total deaths. Mississippi has the 40th-ranked state for suicide, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Wyoming has the nation's highest suicide rate. Patricia Thornton, a co-occurring... Read more
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Benton Courier
Walk to bring awareness about suicideA Bryant mother who has participated in the American Foundation for Suicide Pre
Walk to bring awareness about suicide
Benton Courier / Posted 28 days ago
A Bryant mother who has participated in the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention's Out of the Darkness Walk in Little Rock for the last three years has organized a walk to take place Saturday at Bryant High School. Jamie Raleigh participated... Read more
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The Spectator
Opinioncampus experience includes being denied access to bathrooms and gender-appropri
Opinion
The Spectator / Posted 28 days ago
campus experience includes being denied access to bathrooms and gender-appropriate campus housing. Another study by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention found that 41 percent of all transgender individuals have attempted suicide at... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
New suicide prevention law targets kidschild to the appropriate resources," said Roland Behm, Chairman of the Board of
New suicide prevention law targets kids
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
child to the appropriate resources," said Roland Behm, Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Georgia Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Numbers released last week by the CDC show the suicide rate for girls ages 10 to... Read more
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