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Holland 1 Professor Brittaney Harp ENG1270EOL74: English Composition II Module 3:Intro Paragraph & Outline Indiana Tech 4 May 2017 Suicide in the United States: The risk factors, the signs, and preventative measures Two teenagers burst into their Colorado high school one year ago this month and gunned down 13 people. But nearly lost in the avalanche of reaction to the shootings at Columbine High School was the fact that the young men were also on a suicide mission (***). Teenage suicide has become a rising topic over the last few decades. Teenagers are more susceptible than adults to the idea of suicide, because they don't often understand, rationally, that death is the end. Young people often see suicide as the end of their problems, not their existence. "The developmental stage of adolescence is consistent with not thinking of the long- or short-term consequences of behavior," said Mr. Simon of the CDC (***). There are many risk factors that place teens at a
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