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Young Black Boys Committing Suicide at Rates Higher Than Ever

By Kali Holloway Researchers have found that between 1993 and 2012, the suicide rate for very young black children, between the ages of 5 and 11, nearly doubled. The increase was driven almost entirely by the suicides of young black … Continue reading

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‘Rizzoli & Isles’ Star Lee Thompson Young Found Dead

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What’s Behind ‘Substantial Increases’ in Suicide Rate for Middle-Aged Americans? Bad Economy Is Likely Culprit

The U.S Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported on May 3, 2013 that “recent evidence suggests there have been substantial increases in suicide rates among middle-aged adults in the United States.” CDC analyzed National Vital Statistics System mortality … Continue reading

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Rapper T.I. talks man down from hotel roof in Atlanta

This is a great example of how we need to be helpful and supportive of each other. T.I. did what any one of us can and should do; we are all a single family. Rapper T.I. talks man down from … Continue reading

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