A fact sheet of statistics on suicide with information on treatments and suicide prevention....Read More
Author: National Institute of Mental Health
Suicide is a tragic and potentially preventable public health problem. In 1997, suicide was the 8th leading cause of death in the U.S.1 Specifically, 10.6 out of every 100,000 persons died by suicide. The total number of...Read More
Mental disorders are common in the United States and internationally. An estimated 22.1 percent of Americans ages 18 and older — about 1 in 5 adults — suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder in a given year.1 When applied to...Read More
NIH Publication No. 97-4023 Printed 1997. Booklet. 60p. Isolated in worlds of their own, people with autism appear indifferent and remote and are unable to form emotional bonds with others. Although people with this baffling...Read More
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