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by Randy Cassingham

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Don’t Do It
Now that everyone knows smoking is dangerous, the U.S. Surgeon General is turning his attention to other pressing health problems. Dr. David Satcher says a new surgeon general’s report will argue that the country needs to pay more attention to suicide. “It is hard for many to believe that more people in this country die from suicide than homicide, but it is true,” he proclaimed at a meeting of the American Society of Suicidology. The report is due in about a year and will include recommendations on how to improve suicide awareness. (Reuters) ...Surgeon General’s Warning: Suicide may be dangerous to your health.
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