After Losing Her Husband, She Is Determined To Raise Awareness To Something That Is Destroying Families
After her husband, Anthony Lembo, committed suicide while suffering from Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Stephanie Lembo made this heartbreaking video explaining the dangers of such disorder. If gone unattended, a person suffering from PTSD can go into a deep depression.
According to the US Department for Veteran Affairs, from 1999-2010, the suicide rate in the US population among males was 19.4 per 100,000, compared to 4.9 per 100,000 in females.
Based on the most recent data available, 2009, the suicide rate among male Veteran VA users was 38.3 per 100,000, compared to 12.8 per 100,000 in females.
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Video: stephanie lembo