Rising suicide rates in Pakistan: is it about time to break the silence? - Yousafzai AW, Yousafzai S, Khan SA.

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CONCLUSIONS: Help-seeking occurs in those at risk of suicide and escalates in the weeks before their death. There is an opportunity to identify and intervene through these contacts. PMID: 32744207 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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The study examined social variables and suicidal behaviour tendency among university students in Akwa Ibom State. Two purposes, research questions and hypotheses apiece were formulated to guide the study. The researchers adopted the descriptive survey desi...
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While the capability to diagnose cancer and heart problems has advanced by giant steps in recent years, methods to detect depression have stubbornly stayed the same for more than a century: Observe patients, and ask them how they are doing.UCLA has launched a major new study, sponsored by and in collaboration with Apple, designed to help revolutionize detection and treatment of depression.The three-year study, which begins this week, was co-designed by researchers at UCLA and Apple to obtain objective measures of factors such as sleep, physical activity, heart rate and daily routines to illuminate the relationship between ...
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Grants for healthcare clinicians and behavioral health specialists in Michigan to implement sustainable, evidence-based practices that address suicide. Geographic coverage: Michigan -- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Foundation
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BACKGROUND: Fractional amplitude of low-frequency fluctuation (fALFF) alterations in young depressed patients with suicide attempts after cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and antidepressant medication cotherapy were evaluated. METHODS: Seventy-eight ...
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Vincent van Gogh died on July 29, 1890, from an apparent gunshot wound to the belly sustained approximately 30 hours earlier on July 27. Although little is known how Vincent sustained his mortal wound, art historians have long believed that the death was t...
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BACKGROUND: Angiotensin receptor blockers (ARBs) have been reported to ameliorate anxiety and mood disorders in animal models. Cohort links between ARB use and suicide risk in humans require clarification. METHODS: Data were obtained from the National He...
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This study seeks to verify regional variation in suicide rates in South Korea and to identify correlating factors. We used age-adjuste...
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