How Long Does It Take to Die When You Hang Yourself?

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Death by hanging usually comes about in 15 to 20 minutes. When the body drops, the neck breaks and severs the spine thereby dropping blood pressure down to nothing in about a second, and the person loses consciousness. Brain death follows after several minutes after which the person is pronounced dead.
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