Comments for: U.S. suicide rates up since economic crisis began

Posted Nov. 05, 2012, at 8:50 a.m.

LONDON — Suicide rates in the United States have risen sharply since the economic crisis took hold in 2007 and political leaders should do more to protect Americans’ mental health during tough times, researchers said on Monday. In a letter to The Lancet medical journal, scientists from Britain, Hong Kong …

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  • Guest

    TeaPublicans are not good for anyones mental well being.
    Here in Maine the governor is causing so much angst it has to have some impact.

    • Yes…vesta is a fool everyone.. cause look at his well the liberals have done…6trillion added to debt..o ba ma care(joke)..no bills online as o ba ma stated when he ran last time..been as clear as mud! Benghazi …ya..he has your back..How’s everything in Egypt Libya. and how that talking our problems away going..we put people in prison.. we do not give them time outs..and but in the corner

      • Anonymous

        6 trillion added to the debt, 10 trillion under Bush. 

        • You are a fool..now go do better research…or are you a typical liberal and get your facts from someone else

          • Anonymous

            Well current debt is at 16 trillion, if Obama add 6 and bush came in with a surplus then….0+10+6=16. Does my math not add up?

          • Anonymous

            Bush came in with a BUDGET SURPLUS, there’s a difference between the defict & the debt!

          • Anonymous

            very true, the defict was about 5 trillion. He added almost 5 trillion, thus doubling it, almost. Obama grew it about 50% compared to bush growing it about 80%

          • Anonymous

            NO! LOOK UP THE DIFFERECE BETWEEN BUDGET DEFICITS AND NATIONAL DEBT

          • Anonymous

            the national debt is the addition of all the years budget deficits….So that actually makes it worst for Bush, because we had a budget surplus to a budget deficit.

          • Anonymous

            Wrong again, Bush deficits his entire second term amouted to 1.1 68Trillion verses  obama 1.25 Trillion per Year

        • Anonymous

          Bush added 4.9 trillion to the debt in 8 years…….obama  5.3 trillion in 4 years…..

          • Anonymous

            so bush almost doubled it, and Obama grew it just under half.

          • Anonymous

            Where are you getting lost…….8 years or 4 years…..?

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