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Approximately 42,773 americans commit suicide every year, according to the american foundation for suicide prevention, many of who are college students. Stress, anxiety, and depression are not uncommon among college students find out more about these topic and campus resources for these concerns. Depression screening in college students among those at risk is very low american college health association. Parenting issues personality home » disorders » depression » depression in students urgent action is needed to increase detection and treatment of psychiatric disorders among college.
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