More youth suicides seen in states with high gun ownership rates

(Reuters Health) - Youth suicides happen more often in U.S. states with high rates of household gun ownership, a recent study found.
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BACKGROUND: Iron intoxication can occur accidentally by curious children or intentionally by adolescents for suicidal attempts. They usually present with various symptoms including vomiting and diarrhea. Clinical studies in this field has been reported dif...
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Review ArticlesTimothy R Rice, Leo Sher,Acta Neuropsychiatrica,Volume 28 Issue 04, pp 195-198Abstract
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Tourists cool off from high temperatures on the beach at the archaeological site of Tulum, in the southeastern Yucatan peninsula, an area of Mexico highly vulnerable to climate change. Powerful hurricanes, storms, drought, heat waves and rising sea levels are climate change effects that impact the mental health of the country's population. Credit: Emilio Godoy/IPSBy Emilio GodoyMEXICO CITY, Mar 19 2019 (IPS) Minerva Montes lost her home on Holbox Island in 2005 when Hurricane Wilma hit the Yucatan Peninsula in southeastern Mexico. Rebuilding her home was quicker and easier than overcoming the psychological aftermath of the...
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Suicide prevention is a growing health concern in America for many minority groups. Although experts agree suicide is associated with cultural practices and beliefs, there is limited evidence on how African American women cultural values and practices infl...
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BACKGROUND: Adolescent suicide is a major global mental health problem. Exploring variables associated with suicide attempts is important for the development of targeted interventions. The aim of the current study was to explore associations between leisur...
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OBJECTIVE: Although several treatments have been shown to be effective in treatment of youth suicidal thoughts and behaviors (STBs), there is a pressing need to account for the substantial variation in adolescents' response to and outcomes from these treat...
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BACKGROUND: Suicide is a major global health challenge and a leading cause of death among adolescents, but research related to suicide has concentrated on high-income countries. We aimed to estimate the prevalence of suicidal ideation, suicide planning, an...
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Source: Frontiers in Neurology - Category: Neurology Source Type: research
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