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Brandon Buenavidez, MA, NCC
Column: Suicide prevention among youth - heed warning signs, ask the question

September is Suicide Prevention Month. But we need to talk about suicide prevention more than one month out of the year.

It affects all of us, including our children, teenagers and young adults. Suicide is the third-leading cause of death for people ages 10 to 24 years nationally and claims the lives of approximately 4,600 teens each year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.  

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