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Congress Approves National Suicide Prevention Designation Act

The U.S. Congress has approved the adoption of 988, the new three-digit number for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline to be completed by July 2022. In the meantime please continue to share 1-800-273-TALK (8255) with anyone wishing to connect to the Lifeline. 988 is NOT CURRENTLY ACTIVE nationally and may not connect callers to the Lifeline.

 

Here are some very useful Websites or you can use the links provided

Center For Disease Control 

https://www.cdc.gov/vitalsigns/suicide/index.html

Lifeline 

https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

American Association of Suicidology

https://suicidology.org/

 

Asbestos.com

As you may know, mesothelioma is a rare but very deadly lung cancer with a typical prognosis of one to two years.

Due to the diagnosis, mental health concerns, can become a factor for patients and their families. Please Check out this link for information.  https://www.asbestos.com/support/mental-health/

Stoicism 101

https://www.holstee.com/blogs/mindful-matter/stoicism-101-everything-you-wanted-to-know-about-stoicism-stoic-philosophy-and-the-stoics

Mesothelioma

Is a devastating cancer that is caused by exposure to asbestos. For many people diagnosed with mesothelioma, and many of their loved ones as well, mesothelioma causes anxiety, depression, grief, or some combination of all three. Emotional support should be part of a patients overall treatment. Visit Mesothelioma.net to learn more.