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Suicide rates among U.S. women climbed steadily over the past decade and peaked among women age 45 to 64, according to new government data. Photo by Adobe Stock Images
Suicide rate rising fastest among women, CDC says

Nearly 45,000 people died as a result of suicide in 2016, up 30 percent from the number of deaths by suicide in 2000, the CDC reported. This latest study explores suicide prevalence across demographics, including gender and age.

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