suicide prevention http://wkar.org en Baby boomer suicide rate on the upswing http://wkar.org/post/baby-boomer-suicide-rate-upswing <p>Experts in suicide prevention tend to focus their outreach efforts on two segments of the population:&nbsp; young adults and the elderly.&nbsp; But shifting data from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have some professionals reconsidering that approach.</p><p>Last month, <a href="http://www.theledger.com/article/20130709/NEWS/130709445">statistics</a> showed a 60% increase in suicide among women in their early 60’s and a 50% spike among men in their 50’s. The data covers the calendar year 2010. Wed, 07 Aug 2013 19:36:02 +0000 Current State 40413 at http://wkar.org Michigan National Guard Conducts Suicide Prevention http://wkar.org/post/michigan-national-guard-conducts-suicide-prevention <p>The Michigan National Guard is joining the U.S. Army "stand down" suicide prevention effort. Thu, 27 Sep 2012 19:41:22 +0000 Scott Pohl 24591 at http://wkar.org Michigan National Guard Conducts Suicide Prevention