Middle-aged men are at a higher risk of dying by suicide.
According to the World Health Organization (WHO), almost 800,000 people die by suicide every year.
Among people aged 15–29, suicide is the second leading cause of death worldwide.
In the United States, almost 45,000 people die as a result of suicide every year, making suicide the 10th leading cause of death among individuals of all ages.
Men who are white and middle-aged, however, are at the highest risk of dying by suicide.
Although the environment has an effect on the incidence of suicide, some studies have pointed out that genetic factors also play a key role.…