Rural youth suicide rate is nearly double urban rate

The suicide rates for young people in rural areas “are almost twice as high” as those for city kids, says the Washington Post, summarizing a study by researchers at Ohio State University. The study reviewed 66,595 suicides from 1996-2010 by people from ages 10 to 24. Among young males, the rate was 19.93 per 100,000 in… » Read More

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