*A person dies by suicide about every 14.2 minutes in the United States
*Suicide is the third leading cause of death among those 15-24 years old
*Firearms account for 50 percent of all suicides
*Firearms are used in more suicides than homicides
* Suicide has surpassed car accidents as the No. 1 cause of injury-related
death in the United States, according to new research.