Study finds high prevalence of suicide attempts among arthritis patients

www.healthline.comhlcmsresourceimagesNewsarthritis071116_suicidera_THUMB_LARGE-6831f9c8c2fd6daa251a7c66f6f6f62c8e53b7ccOne in every 26 men with arthritis have attempted suicide compared to one in 50 men without arthritis. Women with arthritis also had a higher prevalence of lifetime suicide attempts than women without arthritis (5.3% vs 3.2%), according to a recent study from the University of Toronto.


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