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Unformatted text preview: depression, which in turn can cause suicide or an attempt of the act. Although a majority of people you hear about that commit suicide are under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol, that is not that case for everyone. Depending on the person, they can have a combination of things that make them want to end their lives. For example, some may feel like they’re burdening others, have mental issues and often abuse drugs. No matter what the person might be going through, suicide can easily be prevented. References Värnik, A., Sisask, M., Värnik, P., Jing, W., Kõlves, K., Arensman, E., & Hegerl, U. (2011). Drug suicide: a sex-equal cause of death in 16 European countries. BMC Public Health Schneider, B. (2009). Substance Use Disorders and Risk for Completed Suicide. Archives of Suicide Research...
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This note was uploaded on 09/01/2011 for the course SOC 120 AAAA0OHHG4 taught by Professor Lyndacable during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
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