Suicide is the state’s 2nd leading cause of death among youth

A new study from NC Child revealing that suicide is the state’s second leading cause of death among youth…ages 10 to 17. Nearly one in 10 North Carolina high school students attempted suicide in 2015.

One expert saying that “It’s not that ‘they’ want to die, it’s that the pain (they are going through) is so overwhelming that they don’t see another way out…”
Contact the national crisis text line by texting “HOME” to 741741.
Atrium Health behavioral help line, open 24 hours. Just call 704-444-2400
https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nc/charlotte/news/2019/03/14/report–suicide-2nd-top-cause-of-death-north-carolina-teens

Verne Hill

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Verne Hill


Verne Hill

I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm