CURRENT RESEARCH: Suicide rates among baby boomers increases

23 Jul

According to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the suicide rate for adults aged 50 to 64 rose 45 percent between 1999 and 2010, with higher increases for men in their 50’s and women 60 to 64. Notably, African-American men are three times more likely to commit suicide than African-American women (who are the least likely to commit suicide among nearly all demographics).

 

Read more here: http://www.amsterdamnews.com/health_care/suicide-rates-among-baby-boomers-increases/article_a4b7c34e-efcc-11e2-a7aa-001a4bcf887a.html

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