TEEN SUICIDE

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BRIEF INTRODUCTION

Recently, the rate of teen suicide grew rapidly. The rate of teen suicide in 1998 is three times greater than the teen suicide rate in 1950. Research has found out that half of the high school students end up using illegal drugs by the time they graduate and more than half of all suicidal teens had substance abuse problems. Few major reasons for teen suicide...


  • Pregnancy
  • Complicated issues of birth control
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Isolation and depression feelings bisexual or gay experiences
  • Abusive parents
  • Feeling unsafe at home
  • Unsuccessful at school
  • Divorce of parents
  • Feeling of worthlessness


Overview
Risks Factors and Warning Signs
Statistics
Myths
Suicidal Teens
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