The Last Forgotten Pandemic: Suicide
When suicides exceed virus deaths, I am concerned. Shall we turn to look at this topic in a gentle and compassionate way? The World Health Organization has estimated that 2.5 million people would take their own lives in 2020. However, it is almost impossible to measure. As suicide is taboo in many cultures, I expect their numbers are understated.
Rising suicide underlines the loneliness and spiritual emptiness that many people ...