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Does suicide increase around the holidays?

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Does suicide increase around the holidays?
Does suicide increase around the holidays?

Suicide continues to be a growing problem.

According to the CDC, 36,00 people take their own lives every year and more than 374,000 are treated in hospitals for self-inflicted injuries.

The debate has been if suicides spike during the holiday season.

━ TENS OF THOUSANDS OF PEOPLETAKE THEIR OWN LIVES AND EVENMORE ARE TREATED IN THEHOSPITAL FOR SEL━INFLICTEDINJURIES.

TONIGHT━ WMAR 2NEWS ERIN MACPHERSON TALKEDWITH A WOMAN PERSONALLYIMPACTED BY SUICIDE ANDFOCUSED ON HELPING OTHERS.

SHEFOUND OUT*IF SUICIDES REALLYSPIKE THIS TIME OF YEAR.

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