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Reducing loneliness may reduce the likelihood of suicide

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Reducing feelings of loneliness and social isolation may reduce the likelihood of dying by suicide.

Understanding risk and protective factors is important to preventing Veteran suicides. “From Science to Practice” is a series of products designed to communicate the research in an easy-to-understand and quick-to-read format for clinicians and other stakeholders within VA and partnering organizations. Continue reading here…

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