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ED visits double among US teens considering suicide

ED visits double among US teens considering suicide
April 11, 2019

Multiple-victim school-associated homicides on the rise

January 25, 2019
The trend of single-victim, school-associated homicide rates has not changed over a period of more than 20 years; however, multiple-victim incidents significantly…
In the Journals

Parents unaware of adolescents’ suicidal thoughts; teens deny parents’ concerns

January 14, 2019
Half of parents were unaware that their teens had thoughts of killing themselves, and when parents reported that their children had thoughts of suicide, nearly half of…
In the Journals

Injuries top leading causes of pediatric, adolescent deaths

December 19, 2018
Although less than 2% of all deaths in the United States in 2016 were in children and adolescents, six of the 10 of the leading causes of death in this age group were…
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Special Issue Article

Sexual Violence in Adolescents

Pediatric Annals, February 2019, Volume 48 Issue 2
Sexual violence and intimate partner violence are common among adolescents, especially for those who are…
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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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