Suicide is the leading cause of preventable death worldwide. Nearly one million people worldwide die by suicide each year, roughly 33,000 of those being right here in the United States. World Suicide Prevention Day has been observed every September 10th with various activities occuring throughout the world.
Do you go to therapy and talk about how you deal with your MD? Have you had to deal with suicide, either someone close or personal experience? Will you share on your social media to help bring awareness to suicide prevention?
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