Latest Events

No events
This user has reached the maximum allowable queries against Twitter's API for the hour.

Latest News

The acquittal of George Zimmerman for ...

The Pennsylvania AFL-CIO is pushing a ...

President Obama Takes A Step Forward In The Fight Against HIV
Washington silent on gun control
President Obama To Visit Newtown Sunday
The 2nd Amendment and Killing Kids

Quotes

Let him that would move the world first move himself

Socrates


Video of the day

One-third female homicides killed by lover PDF Print E-mail
Articles | Health

The CDC's Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report, released Thursday, said there are about double the amount of suicides -- 9,245 -- to the 4,563 homicides reported from the 16 U.S. states in 2007.

Suicide rates were highest among people ages 45-54, a shift from men age 80 and older -- the age group that has typically had the highest rates of suicide.

Suicides among former or current military personnel -- mostly males, non-Hispanic whites and age 45 and older -- were precipitated by physical or mental health problems, intimate partner problems or a crisis in the past two weeks, the report said.

Read More: UPI


blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Time to Repeal ALEC/NRA Stand Your Ground Laws: The acquittal of George Zimmerman for killing unarmed high-schooler Trayvon Martin serves as a reminder of the continuing inequities in America's criminal justice system. ...
Deluxe News Pro - Copyright 2009,2010 Monev Software LLC