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Adolescent suicides reach highest recorded rate since 2000

Adolescent suicides reach highest recorded rate since 2000
June 25, 2019
In the Journals

Experts suggest areas of focus for future gun violence research

June 13, 2019
A team of researchers known as the Firearm Safety Among Children and Teens, or FACTS, Consortium have identified specific areas in which urgent information is needed…
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
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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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