National suicide rates on college campuses on the rise

Accidents, homicides and suicides are the top-three causes of death among young adults ages 15 to 24. Suicide rates are on the rise on college campuses across the United States. R.N. Ellington Health and Counseling Center at Elon University is aware of it.

Jana Lynn Patterson, assistant vice president for student life, said there are many different causes behind suicidal attempts…

Read the rest of my article here: http://www.elon.edu/pendulum/Story.aspx?id=3693

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