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Millennial misery

In the US, workers under 30 are more likely to consider suicide than any other age group, based on an analysis of more than 157,000 patient records. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of all deaths in the U.S., claiming 47,000 lives annually. Millennials are five times more likely to consider suicide than those of the Baby Boomer generation.

The study was conducted by Catapult Health, which “conducts preventive care checkups at the workplace using both onsite and telehealth resources”: so it might have an axe to grind…