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Experts suggest areas of focus for future gun violence research

Experts suggest areas of focus for future gun violence research
June 13, 2019
In the Journals

Closing the gap: Girls’ suicide rate catching up with that of boys

May 17, 2019
Female youth aged 10 to 19 years had a significant and disproportionate increase in suicides between 1975 and 2005 compared with males in the same age group, according…
In the Journals

90% of teenaged intimate partner homicide victims are female

May 3, 2019
A recent study published in JAMA Pediatrics showed that adolescent females are disproportionately affected by intimate partner violence, or IPV. Avanti Adhia
In the Journals

ED visits double among US teens considering suicide

April 11, 2019
Researchers have identified a surge in the number of American children presenting to EDs who have considered or attempted suicide. They estimated that the number of ED…
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Strychnine: Old Remedy, Silent Killer

Pediatric Annals, May 2019, Volume 48 Issue 5
Toxin ingestion is a significant public health issue for children, accounting for hundreds of visits per day to…
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Youth Suicide: August 2017

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and Psychiatric Annals

Suicidal ideation and behavior, as well as death by suicide, in children and adolescents present a particularly…
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VIDEO: Sandy Hook Promise helps pediatricians 'know the signs'

November 13, 2018
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