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National Guard Veteran Suicide Rates Nearly Doubled in 2010

National Guard soldiers who are not on active duty killed themselves this year at nearly twice the rate of 2009 

By Gregg Zoroya, USA TODAY 11/26/2010                                                                                                                         

“National Guard soldiers who are not on active duty killed themselves this year (2010) at nearly twice the rate of 2009… new Army statistics show.”  To review full article follow link  http:// www.usatoday.com/news/military/2010-11-26-1Atroopsuicides26_ST_N.htm

A recent analysis of younger veteran suicide rates ages (18-24) has found that this age group is committing suicide at rates 4 times the rate of the general population (non-veterans) of the same age group. To review full article follow link .  www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/01/11/national/main6083072.shtml

July 4, 2011 - Posted by | Uncategorized

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