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Suicide Attempts By Black Teens On The Rise

A new report is warning that suicide attempts in up among black teenagers in America.

Researchers from NYU looked at data from 1991 through 2017 and found there was a 73-percent rise in suicide attempts for black teens, especially among females. Meantime, it also showed the rate went down seven-percent with white teenagers.

It also found that one-in-five teens of any race has thought about suicide.

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