26 Jul

What saddens me most about this is that it’s not surprising. Family pressure often is a lot more stressful than pressure from society.

A Desi New Yorker

Depression in South Asian Teens

The number one cause of death in young South Asian females is suicide.

Check out the rest of the statistics at this link. The cultural risk factors are not to be taken lightly.

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