Fri May 01, 2015
ARLINGTON, Va. — Veterans who used services provided by the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) had much lower suicide rates than veterans who did not use those services, according to a new analysis of a decade of suicide data.
The research was published today in Psychiatric Services in Advance, a publication of the American Psychiatric Association.
Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States and veterans are at a high risk for suicide – every day roughly 22 veterans commit suicide. This study directly...Read More