Diseases of Despair from 2019 to 2020, United States
Description: This graph shows that "diseases of despair" (drug overdose-deaths, alcohol overdose-deaths, and suicide) are significantly higher in males. Male deaths increased significantly more than females during COVID.
Geography: United States
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BAMIndex ID: MN00006
Contributor Name/Organization: Global Initiative for Boys & Men (GIBM)
Keywords: COVID 19, deaths of despair, media, suicide, alcohol, overdose