Every year thousands of people die due to various reasons. Some die due to natural causes and some an untimely death. Also, the death rate differs according to the age of the person. Violence and crime also play a big role in killing people. The statistic on death today shows that in the United States among all age groups most people die due to illnesses. Also, this death rate keeps changing year after year and some diseases take the top most places in taking the lives of people.
However, teen deaths are something that are astonishing and also very heart wrenching. Some of the new researches indicate that untimely death in teens can be caused when teens express a risky behavior pattern.
Teenagers, who believe that they will die before the age of 35, for example, will also tend to practice risky behavior. They indulge in activities which will endanger their lives mainly. In this particular research scientists examined nearly 20000 people over a period of time and they predicted that adolescents who believe in death will adapt to risky behavior. Most teens die due to suicides and accidents rather than illnesses. In the teens category the reason for death is mainly accidents and suicides. Illnesses are not that common under younger age categories in the United States. The main reason is being blamed upon the fact that teens and adolescents are not brought up with a sense of self image and self worth. The death rate among teenagers can be easily brought down with the help of proper guidance to them in schools and homes.
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