Did you know that there is one death by suicide in the US every 12.3 minutes and suicide takes the lives of over 38,000 Americans every year? Sadly suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death in the world for those aged 15-44 years. Needless to say this is a topic well worth discussing. Especially here on the Brain Lady Speaks show. Suicide is of course preceded by depression and depression starts in the brain. Listen in on the show today and hear the touching story of Sarah who lost her brother to suicide. The learn how to help prevent suicide and how to deal with your own emotions if you are touched by this tragedy.