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Surviving My Son's Suicide

Surviving My Son's Suicide | Suicide | Scoop.it
A Father's Story
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Please stop by and see how I have overcome grief by telling my story after six years of keeping it to myself.

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Suicide surpassed war as the military's leading cause of death

Suicide surpassed war as the military's leading cause of death | Suicide | Scoop.it
War was the leading cause of death in the military nearly every year between 2004 and 2011 until suicides became the top means dying for in 2012 and 2013, according to a bar chart published this week in a...
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Surviving suicide loss - The Telegram

Surviving suicide loss - The Telegram | Suicide | Scoop.it
It’s been 10 months since Lynn Aitken’s only child killed herself. She recalls the details surrounding it vividly, struggling to find answers in her grief.
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Great article, hits the main points.

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Columbus police deal with suicide calls daily - Columbus Dispatch

Columbus police deal with suicide calls daily - Columbus Dispatch | Suicide | Scoop.it
Not a day goes by in this city that someone doesn’t attempt to take his or her own life. Last month, Columbus police were called every two hours, on average, because someone was contemplating or had attempted suicide.
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Good article showing the rise not only in suicides but suicide attempts and the growing health care problem that should be looked at as a health issue not different than any other sickness or disease.

 

The police seem well trained and involved in saving lives and finding help for those who need immediate attention due to thoughts of suicide. 

 

 

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Surviving My Son's Suicide

Surviving My Son's Suicide | Suicide | Scoop.it
A Father's Story
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Please stop by and see how I have overcome grief by telling my story after six years of keeping it to myself.

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