More soldiers than ever are on drugs that have been linked to suicide and violent behavior.
October 10, 2010 |
In 2009 there were 160 active duty suicides, 239 suicides within the total Army including the Reserves, 146 active duty deaths from drug overdoses and high risk behavior and 1,713 suicide attempts. In addition to suicide, other out-of-character behavior like domestic violence is known to erupt from the drugs.Read the entire story by clicking here.
--submitted by Lois Vanderbur