DEPRESSION

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Using mHealth for suicide prevention

Using mHealth for suicide prevention

Using mHealth for suicide prevention is cost-effective and scalable. Every year, more than 800,000 people take their own lives and there are many more people who attempt suicide. Every suicide affects families and communities, leaving long-lasting effects on the people left behind. In 2012, suicide was the second leading cause of death among 15–29-year-olds globally.