The CQ Researcher (CQ Press) recently posted an informative article entitled Suicide Crisis: Can the rising rate be stemmed? to look at some of the theories behind the increase in the U.S suicide rates. The article provides an overview of what some describe as a “crisis” and explores answers to the questions:
- Could tougher gun control laws reduce the suicide rate?
- Does social media increase the risk for suicide?
- Can “big data” help reduce suicide rates?