Harvard Health Blog
Why are our girls killing themselves?
By: Monique Tello, M.D., M.D., Contributing Editor, Harvard Health Publications In late spring of this year, researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published a troubling data analysis of suicides in the United States. Between 1999 and 2014, suicide rates increased by 24%, in both males and females, and in all age groups studied. While deaths due to disease are declining, suicides are increasing. Right now, suicide is one of the 10