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The rate of U.S. adolescents and young adults dying of suicide has reached its highest level in nearly two decades, according a report.

Suicide rates for teens and young adults have reached their highest point since , totaling in Most suicides involved males.

Suicides among young people continue to be a serious problem. Suicide is the second leading cause of death for children, adolescents, and young adults age.