Conversing a degree of care: an attempt to lessen suicide rate in time of the pandemic - Camarines TM, Camarines JCM.
In a recent correspondence of the journal, the author proposed a multi-agency approach on the COVID-disease in dealing with the rising rate of suicide due to the pandemic's effects on mental health. It accurately pointed out the need for a comprehensive fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The roles of borderline personality disorder symptoms and dispositional capability for suicide in suicidal ideation and suicide attempts: examination of the COMT Val158Met polymorphism - Tull MT, Baer MM, Spitzen TL, Lee AA, Vallender EJ, Garrett MR, Anestis MD, Gratz KL.
There is a need to identify the subset of individuals with borderline personality disorder (BPD) symptoms at greatest risk for transitioning from suicidal ideation to a suicide attempt. Contemporary models of suicide risk propose that the capability for su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Predictors of treatment engagement among suicidal youth experiencing homelessness - Walsh L, Luthy E, Feng X, Yilmazer T, Ford J, Kelleher K, Chavez L, Slesnick N.
Homeless youth experience high rates of suicidal ideation and attempts, yet limited research has examined predictors of treatment engagement among this population. Suicidal homeless youth (N  = 150) between the ages of 18 and 24 years were recruited fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Transcultural differences in suicide attempts among children and adolescents with and without migration background, a multicentre study: in Vienna, Berlin, Istanbul - Özlü-Erkilic Z, Diehm R, Wenzel T, Bingöl Ҫağlayan RH, Gunes H, Üneri, Winter S, Akkaya-Kalayci T.
While suicide can occur throughout the lifespan, worldwide suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people aged between 15 and 29  years. The aim of this multicentre study, conducted in Austria, Germany and Turkey, is to investigate the tra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Improving detection of children at risk for suicide through universal screening in the emergency department (meeting abstract) - Krentz C, Pickett M, Baumer-Mouradian SH, Servi A, Nimmer M, Drendel AL.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is the second leading cause of death in older children. Suicide has tripled in children 10-14 years and increased by 75% in adolescents 15-19 years from 2007-2017. Because children at risk for suicide may be difficult to detect, routine... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prevalence and correlates of suicide ideation and attempt among pregnant women attending antenatal care services at public hospitals in southern Ethiopia - Belete K, Kassew T, Demilew D, Amare Zeleke T.
BACKGROUND: Suicide ideation and attempt are common among pregnant women, risk factors for completed suicide, and associated adverse maternal and fetal outcomes. It is under-recognized and has not been investigated well in low-income countries like Ethiopi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Risk factors for completed suicide among people who use drugs: a scoping review protocol - Murphy L, Lyons S, O'Sullivan M, Lynn E.
BACKGROUND: Research over the past several decades has shown an increased risk for completed suicide among people who use drugs (PWUD). However, no study to date has attempted to summarise the available literature on the variety of risk factors associated ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Emergency medicine resident burnout and examination performance - Vanyo LZ, Goyal DG, Dhaliwal RS, Sorge RM, Nelson LS, Beeson MS, Joldersma KB, Pai J, Reisdorff EJ.
OBJECTIVES: Burnout afflicts emergency physicians (EPs) to a significant degree. The impact of burnout spans from decreased clinical efficiency to increased medical errors to heightened risk of physician suicide. This large-scale study captures responses f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Are mental health apps adequately equipped to handle users in crisis? - Parrish EM, Filip TF, Torous J, Nebeker C, Moore RC, Depp CA.
We examined the proportion of MH apps that contained language mentioning suic... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation and its associated factors among patients with major depressive disorder at Amanuel Mental Specialized Hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Basha EA, Mengistu BT, Engidaw NA, Wubetu AD, Haile AB.
BACKGROUND: Suicidal ideation is thinking about suicide/serving as the agent of one's own death. Patients with a major depressive disorder are the highest group which are affected by suicidal ideation. It is a pre-condition for suicide attempts and to comm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The importance of local approaches for suicide prevention: the LOSST LIFFE Model [letter] - Thorne B, O ’Reilly M.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 31, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Cognitive-behavioral skills building to alleviate the mental health effects of bullying victimization in youth - Hutson E, Thompson B, Bainbridge E, Melnyk BM, Warren BJ.
Bullying is a long-standing problem with relatively few intervention options for individual youth who have experienced it and have adverse mental health concerns. Depression, anxiety, and suicidal ideation are major consequences of bullying victimization. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Dos and don'ts in designing school-based awareness programs for suicide prevention - Grosselli L, Herzog K, Aseltine RH, Balazs J, Carli V, Ciffone J, De Leo D, van der Feltz-Cornelis C, Hawton K, Hegerl U, Kolves K, Kutcher S, Mehlum L, Niederkrotenthaler T, Rezaeian M, Renaud J, Schneider B, Lewitzka U, Hoyer J, Knappe S.
BACKGROUND: Despite the promising evidence for the effectiveness of school-based awareness programs in decreasing the rates of suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts in young people, no guidelines on the targets and methods of safe and effective awareness ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Pathways linking bullying victimisation and suicidal behaviours among adolescents - Hasan MM, Fatima Y, Pandey S, Tariqujjaman M, Cleary A, Baxter J, Mamun AA.
AIMS: To examine the pathways explaining the association between bullying victimisation and suicidal behaviours among school-based adolescents. METHODS: We used data from the Global School-based Student Health Survey from 90 countries conducted bet... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide among university students: prevalence, risks and protective factors - Owusu-Ansah FE, Addae AA, Peasah BO, Oppong Asante K, Osafo J.
BACKGROUND: Research evidence on suicide in Ghana so far has focused mostly on suicide in the adult population and less work on the younger population such as university students and other vulnerable groups such as children, youth and the aged. Aims: This ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychosocial assessment in the emergency department - Xanthopoulou P, Ryan M, Lomas M, McCabe R.
This study aimed to explore patient experiences of psychosocial assessment after presenting wi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Rare protein-coding variants implicate genes involved in risk of suicide death - DiBlasi E, Shabalin AA, Monson ET, Keeshin BR, Bakian AV, Kirby AV, Ferris E, Chen D, William N, Gaj E, Klein M, Jerominski L, Callor WB, Christensen E, Smith KR, Fraser A, Yu Z, Gray D, Camp NJ, Stahl EA, Li QS, Docherty AR, Coon H.
Identification of genetic factors leading to increased risk of suicide death is critical to combat rising suicide rates, however, only a fraction of the genetic variation influencing risk has been accounted for. To address this limitation, we conducted the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Self-harm detection for mental health chatbots - Deshpande S, Warren J.
Chatbots potentially address deficits in availability of the traditional health workforce and could help to stem concerning rates of youth mental health issues including high suicide rates. While chatbots have shown some positive results in helping people ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Demographic risk factors and motives of male suicide in Bangladesh: a retrospective content analysis - Khan AR, Kayes Shimul SMA, Uddin H.
Suicide is a serious but under-attended public health issue in Bangladesh. There is no national suicide surveillance mechanism or central data/information repository. At this backdrop, a data repository is being developed by the researchers on male suicide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

A population-level approach to suicide prevention - Blanco C, Wall MM, Olfson M.
he recent signing into law of the $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan aims to improve the financial security of millions of people with low and middle incomes in the US through extending unemployment benefits, providing direct payments, funding emergency pa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Iran's National Suicide Prevention Program - Rezaeian M, Platt S, Arensman E.
This report introduces Iran's NSPP to policy planners and researchers working in suicide prevent... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide risk in first year after dementia diagnosis in older adults - Schmutte T, Olfson M, Maust DT, Xie M, Marcus SC.
We examined the risk of suicide in the first year after ADRD diagnosis relative to the general geriatric population. METHO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Mental health and suicidal ideation in US military veterans with histories of COVID-19 infection - Na P, Tsai J, Harpaz-Rotem I, Pietrzak R.
INTRODUCTION: There have been reports of increased prevalence in psychiatric conditions in non-veteran survivors of COVID-19. To date, however, no known study has examined the prevalence, risk and protective factors of psychiatric conditions among US milit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Risk factors for suicide in individuals with cancer: an integrative literature review - Mendes MVC, Santos SLD, Ceballos AGC, Furtado BMASM, Bonfim CV.
OBJECTIVE: to develop an integrative literature review on risk factors for suicide in individuals with cancer. METHOD: searching for articles was conducted in the Scientific Electronic Library Online, Medicinal Literature Analysis and Retrieval Sys... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Trends in suicide rates by race and ethnicity in the United States - Ramchand R, Gordon JA, Pearson JL.
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported a decrease in the 2019 suicide rate, from 14.2 per 100  000 individuals in 2018 to 13.9 per 100 000 individuals in 2019, representing 833 fewer suicides.1 This is the first national year-over-ye... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide risk in medicare patients with schizophrenia across the life span - Olfson M, Stroup TS, Huang C, Wall MM, Crystal S, Gerhard T.
IMPORTANCE: Although adults with schizophrenia have an increased risk of suicide, sample size limitations of previous research have hindered characterizations of suicide risk across the life span. OBJECTIVE: To describe suicide mortality rates and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 29, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Yale study: Suicide risk higher for older adults diagnosed with dementia
Adults over age 65 who have been diagnosed with dementia are more than twice as likely to die from suicide compared to those who do not suffer from dementia. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - May 28, 2021 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Identifying biological signatures of n-acetylcysteine for non-suicidal self-injury in adolescents and young adults - Sahasrabudhe SA, Silamongkol T, Park YW, Colette A, Eberly LE, Klimes-Dougan B, Coles LD, Cloyd JC, Öz G, Mueller BA, Kartha RV, Cullen KR.
The prevalence of non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) is high in adolescents and young adults. However, there is a paucity of evidence-based treatments to address this clinical problem. An open-label, pilot study in the target population showed that treatment ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effects of catastrophic financial loss on suicide risk: evidence from Korean stock market crash in October 2008 - Kim W, Park H, Park JJ, Kook W.
PURPOSE: The negative effect of catastrophic financial loss on suicide risk is widely perceived but hardly studied in-depth because of various difficulties in designing studies. We empirically investigated the effect utilizing the stock market crash event ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The effect of average temperature on suicide rates in five urban California counties, 1999- ⁠2019: an ecological time series analysis - Cheng S, Plouffe R, Nanos SM, Qamar M, Fisman DN, Soucy JPR.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is among the top 10 leading causes of premature morality in the United States and its rates continue to increase. Thus, its prevention has become a salient public health responsibility. Risk factors of suicide transcend the individual a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Internet-assisted suicide by nitrite poisoning - a case report and increase in reported intentional nitrite/nitrate exposures in U.S. Poison Center data - Pires KD, Hart K, Tomassoni AJ.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

The impact of temporary contracts on suicide rates - Gr èbol Jiménez R, Vall Castello J.
The number of suicides has increased in the last decades in several developed countries. For instance, Spain has experienced a gradual but steady increase in suicides since the 80's and it is currently the leading external cause of death in the country. At... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Prediction of suicidal ideation and attempt in 9 and 10 year-old children using transdiagnostic risk features - Harman G, Kliamovich D, Morales AM, Gilbert S, Barch DM, Mooney MA, Feldstein Ewing SW, Fair DA, Nagel BJ.
The objective of the current study was to build predictive models for suicidal ideation in a sample of children aged 9-10 using features previously implicated in risk among older adolescent and adult populations. This case-control analysis utilized baselin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Online interventions for people hospitalized for deliberate self-harm and problematic alcohol use: Lessons learned from the iiAIM trial - Crouse JJ, Morley KC, Buckley N, Dawson A, Seth D, Monds LA, Tickell A, Kay-Lambkin F, Chitty KM.
Deliberate self-harm and suicide affect all age groups, sexes, and regions, and their prevention is a global health priority. Acute alcohol misuse and chronic alcohol misuse are strong, modifiable risk factors, and Internet interventions aiming to reduce a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Risk of suicide attempt in reserve versus active component soldiers during deployment to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan - Naifeh JA, Ursano RJ, Stein MB, Mash HBH, Aliaga PA, Fullerton CS, Dinh HM, Vance MC, Wynn GH, Kao TC, Sampson NA, Kessler RC.
INTRODUCTION: Little is known about the degree to which U.S. Army soldiers in the Reserve Components (Army National Guard and Army Reserve) and Active Component (Regular Army) differ with respect suicide attempt (SA) risk during high-stress times, such as ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Genetic contributions to suicidal thoughts and behaviors - DiBlasi E, Kang J, Docherty AR.
Suicidal ideation, suicide attempt (SA) and suicide are significantly heritable phenotypes. However, the extent to which these phenotypes share genetic architecture is unclear. This question is of great relevance to determining key risk factors for suicide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Insomnia, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts in the clinical antipsychotic trials of intervention effectiveness - Miller BJ, McEvoy JP, McCall WV.
OBJECTIVE: Insomnia occurs frequently in the clinical course of schizophrenia. There is a robust association between insomnia and suicide in other psychiatric disorders. Several previous studies found associations between insomnia and suicidal ideation, su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Clinical risk prediction models and informative cluster size: assessing the performance of a suicide risk prediction algorithm - Coley RY, Walker RL, Cruz M, Simon GE, Shortreed SM.
Clinical visit data are clustered within people, which complicates prediction modeling. Cluster size is often informative because people receiving more care are less healthy and at higher risk of poor outcomes. We used data from seven health systems on 1,5... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide prevention and media reporting: an evaluative study from Chandigarh - Sharma N, Chauhan N, Chavan BS, Arun P.
BACKGROUND: Responsible reporting represent an evidence-based population-level strategy for suicide prevention.METHODS: The present investigation aimed to evaluate the print media news items in leading newspapers from Chandigarh between January 201... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The death-implicit association test and suicide attempts: a systematic review and meta-analysis of discriminative and prospective utility - Sohn MN, McMorris CA, Bray S, McGirr A.
Suicide risk assessment involves integrating patient disclosure of suicidal ideation and non-specific risk factors such as family history, past suicidal behaviour, and psychiatric symptoms. A death version of the implicit association test (D-IAT) has been ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The impact of macroeconomic factors on suicide in 175 countries over 27 years - Meda N, Miola A, Slongo I, Zordan MA, Sambataro F.
BACKGROUND: Every year, more than 800,000 people die by suicide, three-quarters of which are males. Economic factors influence suicide rates, but a worldwide perspective of their impact according to age and sex is lacking. METHOD: We queried public... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Prevalence of domestic violence among married women doing unskilled manual work in a rural area of Trivandrum district - Divakaran Sreelatha D, Girija N, Purandaran Vasanthamani B, Bindhu A, Jose R, Leelavathy M, . D, S. R.
BACKGROUND: Violence against women is an emerging problem in India. It has considerable adverse impact on the physical and mental health of women including suicidal tendencies. Violence against women and associated risk factors in many Indian communities r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Socio-demographic features and trends of suicide mortality in Babylon province, Irak - Al-Humairi AK, Kadhem QI, Saied JA, Hussain AMA.
Background: Suicide is defined as an act of intentionally causing one's death. Different psychological disorders including depression, personality disorders, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, substance abuse, and addiction, and anxiety diso... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Third-party callers to the national suicide prevention lifeline: seeking assistance on behalf of people at imminent risk of suicide - Gould MS, Lake AM, Kleinman M, Galfalvy H, McKeon R.
OBJECTIVE: To assist suicidal individuals, people in their social network are often directed to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Lifeline). The study's objective was to provide information on third-party calls made out of concern for another perso... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Impact of violent television serial on aggression among adolescents: psychosocial study - Baviskar PA, Labhane CP, Nikam HR.
BACKGROUND: Now days, just about any time you are turn on the TV you are seen with a barrage of violent scene and images including aggressive behavior, explosions, war casualties and suicide bombings. Many social psychologist conducted research about telev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Concept Clearance » Research on Late-Life Suicide: Mechanisms and Future Treatment Targets
The goal of this initiative would be to solicit research that addresses predictors and mechanisms associated with late-life suicide. Specifically, this initiative would aim to address the link between social disconnection in late life and late-life suicidal thoughts and behaviors. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - May 27, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Study: Black, Asian, Pacific Islander populations in U.S. see rise in suicides
Suicide rates have increased among Black Americans and those of Asian or Pacific Islander descent, according to an analysis published Wednesday by JAMA Network Open. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Brought Me Back From the Brink of Suicide What Brought Me Back From the Brink of Suicide
William Lynes, MD, first attempted suicide at age 45.Two more attempts followed. Ultimately he found salvation writing and speaking about his experience to help other physicians battling mental illness.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - May 26, 2021 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Suicide rates increased by 30% for blacks and 16% for Asians over last 5 years
A new study from the National Institutes of Health found that suicide rates spiked by 30% for black Americans and 16% for Asians/Pacific Islanders from 2014 to 2019. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Clinical correlates of suicidality and self-injurious behaviour among Canadian adolescents with bipolar disorder - Khoubaeva D, Dimick M, Timmins VH, Fiksenbaum LM, Mitchell RHB, Schaffer A, Sinyor M, Goldstein BI.
There is high risk of suicidality in bipolar disorder (BD), particularly in early onset cases. The literature regarding correlates and putative predictors of suicide attempts (SA), non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) and suicidal ideation (SI) among youth with... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 26, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news