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ABC Show A Million Little Things sparks discussion about suicide in West Michigan

13 On Your Side is working make a difference when it comes to the incidence of suicide in West Michigan.

When it happens it often leaves friends and family asking themselves, why didn't see the signs? Suicide is the second leading cause of death among Americans. And here's an eye-opening fact one person dies by suicide every 16 minutes.

13 On Your Side is working make a difference when it comes to those statistics.

You may have seen the previews for "A Million Little Things" a new ABC Show about a friend who commits suicide and how it affects the lives of their friends and family. After the show 13 On Your Side Late Night will be holding a panel discussion about how we can know the signs of suicide and hopefully help prevent it from happening.

Christy Buck with the Mental Health Foundation, who is a part of that panel discussion, talks about why it's important to have tough conversations with loved ones.

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