by: Adriana Fernandez R.love psychology 7, October, 2015
Fifty-four percent of completed suicides are done by firearm.. 40% of college students will report feeling so depressed5-10% will report thoughts of suicide Each year, 34,598 people die by suicide, an average of 94 completed suicides every day. More people die by suicide (34,598) than by homicide (18,361) in the United States. Suicide is the eleventh-leading cause of death across all ages.
Is a complex disease, and quitting takes more than good intentions or a strong will. In fact, because drugs change the brain in ways that foster compulsive drug abuse, quitting is difficult, even for those who are ready to do so. Most drugs addiction start with experimental use of drugs in social situation, feeling that you have to use drugs regularly, having intense urges for the drugs, making certain that you maintain a supply of the drug, All these are showing a person that they have a drug addiction. According to the substance abuse and mental health services administrations (SAMHSA) National Survey on Drugs Use and Health, 23.5 million people aged 12 or older needed treatment for an illicit drug or alcohol abuse problem in 2009 ( 9.3 percent of persons aged 12 or older. Treatment consists of psychiatrists, physician, psychologist, physiotherapist, and counselors who are all authorities in the field of addiction.