Living at high altitude can protect you from certain diseases

Living at high altitude can protect you from certain diseases

Living at high altitude can protect you from certain diseases, but increases your risk of suicide… and we’re not entirely sure why. Brenner, Barry, David Cheng, Sunday Clark, and Carlos A. Camargo, Jr. Positive association between altitude and suicide in 2584 U.S.counties. High Alt. Med. Biol. 12: 31–35 2011.—Suicide is an important public health problem […]