NPT Reports: Aging Matters

Suicide | Aging Matters Reports | NPT

Special | 1m 59s

On an annual basis in the United States, more than 7,000 older adults commit suicide. The number is expected to increase as baby boomers age. This segment looks at how loneliness and isolation contribute to suicide and at efforts in Tennessee to prevent older adults from taking their own lives. Learn more in this report from Nashville Public Television's original series NPT Reports: Aging Matters.

Aired: 03/12/19

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.