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Asian-American Women More Likely To Attempt Suicide

Asian-American Women More Likely To Attempt Suicide

Almost 16 percent of all U.S.-born Asian-American women have contemplated suicide in their lifetimes — compared to 13 percent of all Americans — according to new findings by the University of Washington. The study also finds that U.S. born Asian-American women are more likely to attempt suicide than other groups. Aileen Duldulao, lead author of the research and blogger Jen Wang, offer insight into the disturbing findings.
Hear the NPR interview at: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=113114107


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