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Depression, Suicides Rise as Euro Debt Crisis Intensifies

Europe is approaching a crisis as the region’s debt crisis and austerity measures increase the rates of depression, suicide and psychological problems – just as governments cut healthcare spending by up to 50 percent, according to campaigners, policy makers and health organizations.

Despair: 38 US Soldiers Killed Themselves This Month, An All Time High

Before I post the rest of this article, I am compelled to make a statement about this issue. If you have or know someone who has PTSD; you know it is no joke. For someone who does not experience it, you cannot fully understand what we go through. Our government should be ashamed that any service member takes his or her own life because of these issues.