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Sexual minority adolescents more likely to consider, plan, attempt suicide

December 19, 2017
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Rates of suicide, nonfatal self-harm differ by sex, age among teens

December 15, 2017
Results of a retrospective study in England showed that ratios of fatal to nonfatal self-harm rates differed between boys and girls, with higher incidence of suicide in…

AAP: Minimal change toward gun reform on the 5-year anniversary of Sandy Hook shooting

December 14, 2017
The 5-year anniversary of the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School takes place on Dec. 14, 2017, providing a harrowing reminder that gun violence can affect any…

Nonmedical prescription drug use linked to dating violence in teens

November 29, 2017
Teenagers who use prescription drugs for nonmedical uses are significantly more likely to experience dating violence victimization regardless of sex, according to a…
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Identifying and Responding to Suicide Risk in Schools

Psychiatric Annals, August 2017, Volume 47 Issue 8
Schools provide a unique environment in which to identify and respond to youth suicide risk. A comprehensive approach…
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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: Vaccine significantly reduces risk for influenza-related death in children

June 5, 2017
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