Nov 21, 2017 · A spate of suicides among unusually young people has made headlines in recent weeks.– Earlier this month, an 11-year-old girl from South Author: Ashley Welch.
Jun 18, 2019 · The suicide rate among young people in the United States increased in 2017 to its highest point since 2000, especially among those aged 15 to 19, and young men, a new study finds.
May 19, 2017 · Four Reasons Suicide Is Increasing Among Young Adults. Here are four factors likely contributing to the significant increase in suicide among young Americans: Delayed Marriage: More than ever before, young people are choosing to delay marriage or forgo it entirely. In 1960, the median age at first marriage was 22.8 for men and 20.3 for women.
Jun 18, 2019 · The rate of U.S. adolescents and young adults dying of suicide has reached its highest level in nearly two decades, according a report published today in the Journal of the American Medical Author: Gretchen Frazee, Patty Gorena Morales.