by: William Callaway
Suicide is the is the SECOND leading cause of death in ages 10-24.(2010 CDC WISQARS).In ages 10-14, we have seen an alarming 128% increase in suicides since 1980.Each day in our nation there are an average is over 5,400 attempts by young people, grades 7-12. The causes of teen suicide are varied. The most common are bullying, name calling, and no family support.
We need to help our teens by having safe comfortable school environments. We need two be involved with our teens and to help them with family problems. People should be respectful of people no matter where the come from.So please help with preventing teen suicide by sopporting our teens.