Number 7 is the reason for this page: To Save a Life! While these statistics are SHOCKING, the fact is, we can make a difference. #suicide
Today, life expectancy is higher than it’s ever been, but the suicide rate is on the rise — perhaps indicating that our country’s mental-health management is lagging behind the rest of medicine.
Graham Moore might be an Oscar award-winning writer but he gets us. Us that have struggled with depression. Us that have had suicidal thoughts. Us that feel weird or that we don't fit it. And sometimes that is all you need to know... you aren't alone.
These facts are tough to read, but so important to know. If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, get help now. Call the national suicide prevention hotline: 1-800-273-8255