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Recent high profile suicides spark concerns of ‘copycat’ trend

Mental health experts fear there could be a surge of copycat suicides following the deaths of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. One study found that there were nearly 2,000 more suicides in the fourth months after Robin Williams took his own life four years ago – an alarming 10% increase.

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