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World Suicide Prevention Day hits home for Robert Morris

World Suicide Prevention Day hits home for Robert Morris

Raistlyn Lehman

September 9, 2016


Filed under News, Top Stories

Each year, nearly 43,000 Americans decide to end their life. That means that more than 115 suicides occur every day—every 40 seconds. This results in suicide taking tenth place as one of the United States' leading causes of death, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.Robert Morris University had one suicide within the past yea...