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Suicide Threatens Every Age

As people age, they sometimes become more prone to depression. It is important not to overlook symptoms of depression, which include losing interest in hobbies, withdrawal from relationships, and thoughts or verbal comments about committing suicide.

Suicide is a potential threat for people of all ages. While studies estimate 22 vets commit suicide per day, some show that the average age of Vets who commit suicide are 60 years old.

It isn’t just vets, for the most pronounced increases in a recent study show that suicide rates increased by 50-percent for men in their fifties. Read More