Suicide risk factors

Risk factors for suicide

Risk factors for suicide:

According to mental health research nearly 46% people committee suicide because of mental health condition. There are other reasons that can put a person at risk of committing suicide:

  • Family history of suicide
  • Previous suicide attempt (s)
  • Serious chronic medical illness
  • A history of getting abused (physical of sexual)
  • Trauma (like veterans undergo trauma)
  • Stress and anxiety
  • A personal loss or tragedy– losing someone in life
  • Financial problems, debts, threat of bankruptcy
  • Use of drugs and alcohol
  • Feeling of non-accomplishment in life


Author: Sumana Rao | Posted on: October 13, 2019

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