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Big Rise in U.S. Kids, Teens Attempting Suicide

Suicide is now the third leading cause of death among American adolescents, the study authors noted.
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(Kaiser Permanente) Combining data from electronic health records with results from standardized depression questionnaires better predicts suicide risk in the 90 days following either mental health specialty or primary care outpatient visits, reports a team from the Mental Health Research Network, led by Kaiser Permanente research scientists.
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news
The CDC worker who was missing for nearly two months before his body was found in a river in Atlanta died of suicide by drowning, the Fulton County Chief Medical Examiner Dr. Jan Gorniak told CNN Wednesday.
Source: CNN.com - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
Physician suicide rates are twice that of the general population, with one completed suicide daily.Medscape Reader Polls
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news
You’re freaked out. A strange person or animal—or thing—is pursuing you. It draws nearer, but you wake up just before it has the chance to get you. It may sound like a cliché. But experts who study nightmares say this is a pretty typical bad-dream scenario. “There’s often some threat of death or injury or annihilation, and you’re trying to escape,” says Tore Nielsen, a professor of psychiatry at the University of Montreal and director of the Dream and Nightmare Laboratory there. If you’ve experienced a traumatic event—a car accident, maybe, or military combat&mda...
Source: TIME: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Mental Health/Psychology Source Type: news
Suicide, self-injury, and predisposing vulnerabilities aggregate in families. Those at greatest risk often show deficits in two biologically-mediated domains: behavioral control and emotion regulation. This pilot study explored electroencephalographic and ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
In conclusion, appropriate recovery should be considered the day after basketball-specific training sessions in elite basketball players. Furthermore, this study showed the usability of performance measures to detect changes during periods of EIMD, with acceptable reproducibility and minimal measurement error.
Source: Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: Original Research Source Type: research
Inflammation is known to be related to the leading causes of death including cardiovascular disease, several types of cancer, obesity, type 2 diabetes, depression-suicide and other chronic diseases. In the context of whole dietary patterns, the Dietary Inflammatory Index (DII) was developed to appraise the inflammatory potential of the diet.
Source: Clinical Nutrition - Category: Nutrition Authors: Tags: Original article Source Type: research
Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic,Volume 82, Issue 2, Page 115-135, Spring 2018.
Source: Bulletin of the Menninger Clinic - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
Initially, non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) has been operationalized only as one of borderline personality disorder (BPD) symptoms. However, a growing body of studies has clearly demonstrated that self-injury behaviours can be found not only in psychiatric patients without BPD diagnosis but also in individuals without any psychiatric disorder (Andover et  al., 2005; Klonsky et al., 2003; Nock et al., 2006; Wilkinson, 2013). As a consequence of these findings, NSSI has been proposed as a separate diagnosis – non-suicidal self-injury disorder (NSSID) and added to the section: “Conditions for Fu...
Source: Psychiatry Research - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, EarlyView.
Source: Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica - Category: Psychiatry Authors: Source Type: research
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