Instagram changes rules on self-harm postings

Instagram has agreed to ban graphic images of self-harm after objections were raised in Britain following the suicide of a teen whose father said the photo-sharing platform had contributed to her decision to take her own life.
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Publication date: Available online 18 February 2019Source: Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Molecular Cell ResearchAuthor(s): Kohji Yamada, Kiyotsugu YoshidaAbstractAll organisms end with their death, and many parts of cells die through intrinsic suicide machineries in response to diverse stimuli. These intrinsic cell death pathways are often termed as programmed cell deaths (PCDs), and are critical for organism development, tissue homeostasis and various diseases. Recent evidence has revealed that most of PCDs involve a tumor suppressor p53 and components of the intra-mitochondria. Furthermore, the movement and posit...
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A thorough clinical interview combined with self-report measures can help gauge suicide risk. Language: en...
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OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy of Attachment-based Family Therapy (ABFT) compared to a Family Enhanced Non-Directive Supportive Therapy (FE-NST) for reducing adolescents' suicide ideation and depressive symptoms. METHOD: A randomized controlle...
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INTRODUCTION: The association between health outcomes and socioeconomic status (SES) has been widely documented, and mortality due to unintentional injuries continues to rank among the leading causes of death among British Columbians. This paper quantified...
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This study characterized 3- to 6-year-old children's understanding of death as a function of depression status, suicidal ideation (SI), and media consumption. METHOD: Participants were 79 children with depression (aged 3.0-6.11), who com...
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OBJECTIVE: Studies show incarcerated youth are at an increased risk for suicidal behavior, yet little is known about factors associated with suicide for this population. Using a nationally representative sample, this study examines characteristics and prec...
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Suicide is a leading cause of death among adolescents and a major public health concern. Here we developed a risk stratification model for adolescent suicide attempts using sociodemographic characteristics, risk behaviours and psychological variables. Part...
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We conducted a mixed-methods study to explore the characteristics of Chinese adolescents with suicidal ideation, using both quantitative and qualitative data and analysis. Participants were N = 244 adolescents, who completed self-report assessments of suic...
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The high level of antisocial behavior among young offenders in general and those associated with street gangs in particular, which accounts for their involvement with the justice system, has led to a lack of attention to their victimization and its psychol...
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OBJECTIVE: No studies have estimated the difference in suicidal ideation, plans, and attempts for lesbian, gay, or bisexual (LGB) adults aged 50+ compared with heterosexuals using nationally representative data. METHODS: We used 2015-2017 National ...
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