Interpersonal predictors of suicide ideation and complicated-grief trajectories among suicide bereaved individuals: a four-year longitudinal study - Levi-Belz Y, Aisenberg D.
BACKGROUND: Survivors of suicide loss (suicide survivors) are recognized as an at-risk population for several psychiatric complications, including complicated grief (CG) and suicide ideation (SI). Recent studies have emphasized the contribution of interper... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Longitudinal courses of suicidal ideation in U.S. military veterans: a 7-year population-based, prospective cohort study - Herzog S, Tsai J, Nichter B, Kachadourian L, Harpaz-Rotem I, Pietrzak RH.
BACKGROUND: Varied longitudinal courses of suicidal ideation (SI) may be linked to unique sets of risk and protective factors. METHOD: A national probability sample of 2291 U.S. veterans was followed over four assessments spanning 7 years to examin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Patient perspectives on an intervention after suicide attempt: the need for patient centred and individualized care - Michaud L, Dorogi Y, Gilbert S, Bourquin C.
BACKGROUND: Many types of intervention exist for suicide attempters, but they tend not to sufficiently consider patient's views. AIM: To identify useful components of a previously evaluated intervention after a suicide attempt from the patient's vi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Fatal methemoglobinemia in three suicidal sodium nitrite poisonings - Dean DE, Looman KB, Topmiller RG.
Nitrites are chemicals that are abundant in the environment, widely used as preservatives for meat, and in pharmaceuticals. Volatile products containing nitrites have been used recreationally for the euphoric effect associated with mild hypoxia. Dietary ex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Assessing the effect of restricting access to barbecue charcoal for suicide prevention in New Taipei City, Taiwan: a controlled interrupted time series analysis - Chang SS, Lin CY, Hsu CY, Chen YY, Yip PSF.
BACKGROUND: Suicides by carbon monoxide poisoning from burning charcoal increased markedly and contributed to a rise in overall suicides in Taiwan in the early 2000s. A previous study indicated short-term effectiveness on reducing suicides of a charcoal re... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Improving suicide prevention through evidence-based strategies: a systematic review - Mann JJ, Michel CA, Auerbach RP.
OBJECTIVE: The authors sought to identify scalable evidence-based suicide prevention strategies. METHODS: A search of PubMed and Google Scholar identified 20,234 articles published between September 2005 and December 2019, of which 97 were randomiz... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Self-Injurious Thoughts and Behaviors Interview-Korean Version: psychometric properties - Lee SJ, Cho YJ, Hyun MH.
OBJECTIVE: There is currently no structured interview tool developed that comprehensively evaluates self-injurious thoughts and behaviors (SITB) in Korea. The Self-injurious Thoughts and Behaviors Interview (SITBI) collectively measures suicidal ideation, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide across Buddhism, American Indian-Alaskan Native, and African traditional religions, Aatheism and agnosticism: an updated systematic review - Alonzo D, Gearing RE.
Religion can exert a powerful influence on human behavior, including suicide. Research has demonstrated that religiosity can potentially serve as a protective factor against suicidal behavior, but may also, at times, serve as a risk factor. In clinical pra... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on self-harm and suicidal behaviour: a living systematic review - John A, Okolie C, Eyles E, Webb RT, Schmidt L, McGuiness LA, Olorisade BK, Arensman E, Hawton K, Kapur N, Moran P, O'Connor RC, O'Neill S, Higgins JPT, Gunnell D.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic has caused morbidity and mortality, as well as, widespread disruption to people's lives and livelihoods around the world. Given the health and economic threats posed by the pandemic to the global community, there are conce... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Prevalence and correlates of suicidal behaviour among a national population-based sample of adults in Zambia - Pengpid S, Peltzer K.
This study aimed to assess the prevalence and correlates of lifetime suicide attempts and past 12-month suicidal behaviour (ideation, plans and/or attempts) among adults (18-69 years). SETTIN... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Prevalence of suicide  among patients with sudden death-predisposing genetic heart diseases - Niaz T, Saunders M, Bos JM, Campbell RM, Ackerman MJ.
[The publisher has not provided an abstract for this article.] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Suicide prevention in psychiatric patients - Wasserman D, Carli V, Iosue M, Javed A, Herrman H.
An increased risk of suicide has been reported for psychiatric patients. In several world regions, an underlying psychiatric disorder is reported in up to 90% of people who die from suicide, though this rate seems to be considerably lower in low- and middl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Temporal trend of mortality by suicide among adults in Brazil: 2000 to 2015 - Duarte SKM, Hillesheim D, Hallal ALLC.
OBJECTIVE: To analyze temporal trends of mortality due to suicide among adults in Brazil, by macroregion and gender, from 2000 to 2015. METHODS: A retrospective study of temporal trends in suicide mortality rates in adults aged 20 to 64 years, by m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

A content analysis of Reddit users' perspectives on reasons for not following through with a suicide attempt - Mason A, Jang K, Morley K, Scarf D, Collings SC, Riordan BC.
Despite a growing understanding of the triggers for suicidal thoughts and behavior, little is known about the mechanisms that prevent people from killing themselves. The goal of the present study was to use publicly available Reddit data to better understa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Chromosome 22 deletions and suicidal behavior in schizophrenia - Bani-Fatemi A, Adanty C, Dai N, Graff A, Gerretsen P, De Luca V.
BACKGROUND: Studies have shown that the overall copy number variant (CNV) load is associated with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is a mental disorder that is frequently associated with suicidal behavior. METHODS: We recruited 263 patients with schizo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Early warning signals based on momentary affect dynamics can expose nearby transitions in depression: a confirmatory single-subject time-series study - Wichers M, Smit AC, Snippe E.
Background In complex systems early warning signals such as rising autocorrelation, variance and network connectivity are hypothesized to anticipate relevant shifts in a system. For direct evidence hereof in depression, designs are needed in which early w... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Irritable mood and subthreshold hypomanic episodes correlate with more severe major depression - Serretti A, De Ronchi D, Olgiati P.
INTRODUCTION: Irritable mood (IM) and subthreshold hypomanic symptoms are reported in half and two-fifths of major depressed subjects respectively, but their clinical and prognostic meanings remain unclear. The aim of this study was to test the clinical us... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Motives for deliberate self-harm in a South African tertiary hospital - van Zyl PJJ, Bantjes J, Breet E, Lewis I.
BACKGROUND: Although there is a growing body of literature on the epidemiology of deliberate self-harm (DSH) in South Africa, comparatively few studies have investigated the motives for self-harm. No studies have investigated the motives for DSH in Cape To... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Psychotic symptoms during bipolar depressive episodes and suicidal ideation - Kuperberg M, Katz D, Greenebaum SLA, George N, Sylvia LG, Kinrys G, Desrosiers A, Nierenberg AA.
We examined the relationship between psychotic symptoms during a depressive episode and suicidal i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Material hardship taking a mental and physical toll on young adults during pandemic
(Syracuse University) Material hardship, such as not being able to pay bills, negatively affects both physical and mental health. This research brief examines how different types of material hardship (difficulty paying for food, bills, and health care) are associated with self-rated health, depression, sleep problems, and suicidal thoughts among U.S. young adults (ages 24-32). (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - February 22, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Age - Adjusted Suicide Rates Decreased From 2018 to 2019 in U.S.
2019 rates significantly lower in women aged 25 to 44 years and in boys and men aged 10 to 14, 45 to 64, and 65 to 74 years (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 19, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Age-Adjusted Suicide Rates Decreased From 2018 to 2019 in U.S.
FRIDAY, Feb. 19, 2021 -- From 1999 through 2018, there was an increase in age-adjusted suicide rates, followed by a significant decrease from 2018 to 2019, according to a February data brief published by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - February 19, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Evaluating the longitudinal efficacy of SafeTALK suicide prevention gatekeeper training in a general community sample - Holmes G, Clacy A, Hermens DF, Lagopoulos J.
OBJECTIVE: The majority of individuals experiencing depression or in crisis do not seek assistance through formal support pathways. Thus, the presence of informal "gatekeepers" in the community is vital to identifying and supporting these individuals throu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Examining the relationship between mindfulness, self-compassion, and emotion regulation in self-injury - Per M, Simundic A, Argento A, Khoury B, Heath N.
The objective of the current study was to investigate whether mindfulness and self-compassion are negatively associated with engagement in non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) and whether emotion dysregulation would mediate this relation. MET... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation among Lebanese adults: scale validation and correlates - Zakhour M, Haddad C, Sacre H, Fares K, Akel M, Obeid S, Salameh P, Hallit S.
BACKGROUND: According to the World Health Organization (WHO) figures in 2015, the number of people attempting suicide worldwide per year exceeds 800,000 individuals. The majority of completed suicides (78%) occur in low- and middle-income countries. Theref... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicidal behaviors in women with the hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome - Baeza-Velasco C, Hamonet C, Montalescot L, Courtet P.
BACKGROUND: Hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (hEDS) is the most frequent heritable disorder of the connective tissue. This is characterized by a generalized fragility of tissues leading to chronic pain, disability and high levels of psychological distres... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Meanings of suicidal behavior from the perspective of primary care professionals - de Almeida AS, Silva AC, Almeida de Moura A, Miasso AI, Graziani Giacchero Vedana K.
OBJECTIVE: To explore the meaning of suicidal behavior from the perspective of family health professionals. METHOD: A qualitative study developed during 2017-2018 with 18 primary care professionals from a Brazilian municipality. Grounded theory was... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Neural signature of error processing in major depression - Malejko K, Hafner S, Plener PL, Bonenberger M, Groen G, Abler B, Graf H.
The clinical presentation of major depression (MD) is heterogenous and comprises various affective and cognitive symptoms including an increased sensitivity to errors. Various electrophysiological but only few functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Adaptive intervention for prevention of adolescent suicidal behavior after hospitalization: a pilot sequential multiple assignment randomized trial - Czyz EK, King CA, Prouty D, Micol VJ, Walton M, Nahum-Shani I.
BACKGROUND: The need for effective interventions for psychiatrically hospitalized adolescents who have varying levels of postdischarge suicide risk calls for personalized approaches, such as adaptive interventions (AIs). We conducted a nonrestricted pilot ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Lower implicit self-esteem as a pathway linking childhood abuse to depression and suicidal ideation - Reid-Russell A, Miller AB, Cvencek D, Meltzoff AN, McLaughlin KA.
This study investigated implicit self-esteem-unconscious valenced self-evaluation-as a potential pathway link... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between sensory impairment and suicidal ideation and attempt: a cross-sectional analysis of nationally representative English household data - Khurana M, Shoham N, Cooper C, Pitman AL.
OBJECTIVES: Sensory impairments are associated with worse mental health and poorer quality of life, but few studies have investigated whether sensory impairment is associated with suicidal behaviour in a population sample. We investigated whether visual an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Complex and complicated suicides in Friuli (1993-2017) - Simonit F, Sciarappa OE, Bassan F, Scorretti C, Giudici F, Desinan L.
Complex suicides involve more than one suicide method. According to the intention of the victim, they are classified as 'planned' when the use of more than one suicide technique has been previously devised by the victim and 'unplanned' when the first metho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Mortality in prisons: the experience of the Bureau of Legal Medicine of Milan (Italy) (1993-2017) : suicides and natural deaths in prison - Gentile G, Nicolazzo M, Bianchi R, Bailo P, Boracchi M, Tambuzzi S, Zoja R.
We undertook a retrospective analysis of deaths that took place in prisons in Milan between 1993 and 2017, by identifying cases from a total of 24,101 autopsies that were performed at the Section of Forensic Medicine of the University of Milan. From the ar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Development of a smartphone app to predict and improve rates of suicidal ideation among transgender persons (TransLife): a qualitative study - Dubov A, Fraenkel L, Goldstein Z, Arroyo H, McKellar D, Shoptaw S.
BACKGROUND: Transgender people are at high risk for suicide ideation, attempts, and deaths. Among transgender individuals, 77% and 41% engage in suicide ideation and attempts in their lifetime, which exceeds general population rates (9.2% and 2.7% respecti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 19, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Mental health, substance use, suicidal ideation during COVID-19 pandemic
(JAMA Network) This survey study compared patterns of mental health concerns, substance use and suicidal ideation during June and September of the COVID-19 pandemic and examined at-risk demographic groups. (Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases)
Source: EurekAlert! - Infectious and Emerging Diseases - February 19, 2021 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

Portugal's euthanasia law goes for constitutional review
Portugal’s president is asking the country’s Constitutional Court to evaluate a recent law passed by parliament that allows euthanasia and physician-assisted suicide for terminally ill and gravely injured people (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

The Importance of Family Acceptance for LGBTQ Youth The Importance of Family Acceptance for LGBTQ Youth
In general, LGBTQ adolescents and young adults have higher levels of depression, suicide attempts, and substance use than those of their heterosexual peers.Medscape Pediatrics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 18, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pediatrics Commentary Source Type: news

Suicide capacity within the ideation-to-action framework: a scoping review protocol - Bayliss LT, Lamont-Mills A, du Plessis C, Morgan T.
INTRODUCTION: A core facilitator of the transition from suicidal thoughts to suicide attempt is the individual's capacity for suicide. Suicide capacity is a theoretically universal concept adaptable for specific groups that is hypothesised to comprise thre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide care from the nursing perspective: a meta-synthesis of qualitative studies - Clua-Garc ía R, Casanova-Garrigós G, Moreno-Poyato AR.
AIMS: To explore nurses' experiences of suicide care and to identify and synthesize the most suitable interventions for the care of people with suicidal behaviour from a nursing perspective. DESIGN: Qualitative meta-synthesis. DATA SOURCES: Compreh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The messenger matters in safe gun storage, suicide prevention education
(Rutgers University) Law enforcement and those in the military, rather than doctors and celebrities, are the most preferred messengers on firearm safety, a Rutgers study found. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Which suicide prevention strategies work?
(Columbia University Irving Medical Center) Columbia University researchers have found that suicide deaths can be reduced by a Federally coordinated approach employing scientifically proven options. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 18, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

HBO Doc About Woody Allen & Mia Farrow Ignores Mia's 3 Dead Kids, Her Child Molester Brother, Other Family Tragedies
Three of the 11 children Mia Farrow adopted over time have died young. One committed suicide. Mia’s brother, John Charles... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - February 17, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Evidence for specific associations between depressive symptoms, psychotic experiences, and suicidal ideation in Chilean adolescents from the general population - N úñez D, Monjes P, Campos S, Wigman JTW.
Associations between psychotic experiences and suicidal ideation are not yet fully understood, and the potential role of depressive symptoms in this relationship remains unclear. The current study examined relationships between depressive symptoms (DS), ps... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Law enforcement worker suicide: an updated national assessment - Violanti JM, Steege A.
PURPOSE The purpose of this paper is to update the assessment of national data on law enforcement worker suicide based on the National Occupational Mortality Surveillance database (NOMS, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). DESIGN/METHODOLO... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sexual violence victimization and suicide: testing a coping-mental health framework - Kaniuka AR, Desmarais SL, Cramer RJ, Stoner JE, Veri S, Wright S, Gemberling TM, Nobles MR, Holley SR.
Sexual violence victimization is a prevalent public health concern. However, little research has investigated the factors linking sexual violence victimization to suicidal thoughts and behaviors (STBs). The current study tested the applicability of the psy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Non-disclosure of suicidal ideation in psychiatric inpatients: rates and correlates - H øyen KS, Solem S, Cohen LJ, Prestmo A, Hjemdal O, Vaaler AE, Galynker I, Torgersen T.
The study explored how common non-disclosure of suicidal ideation is in a sample of adult psychiatric inpatients (N  = 171) plus associated patient characteristics. A large percentage (51.5%) withheld some information on suicidal ideation during admissi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Prevalence and risk factors of suicidal ideations among patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder in Egypt - Sehlo MG, Youssef UM, El-Gohari HM.
Suicidal ideations were reported in many studies among patient with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD); this study aimed to evaluate the prevalence and factors associated with current suicidal ideations among Egyptian patients with obsessive-compulsive di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Decade of reducing self-inflicted deaths in Japan hindered by COVID-19
(University of Tokyo) More people than expected ended their own lives in 2020 in Japan, overturning a decadelong slow decline in the nation's annual number of suicides, according to a new analysis by public health experts at the University of Tokyo. The increase in suicides was especially pronounced among women younger than 30, potentially due to the COVID-19 pandemic's disproportionate effect on part-time and travel industry employees. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - February 17, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

As Social Media Time Rises, So Does Teen Girls ’ Suicide Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 16, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

As Social Media Time Rises, So Does Teen Girls' Suicide Risk
TUESDAY, Feb. 16, 2021 -- As the amount of time young teenage girls spend glued to Instagram, TikTok and other social media sites goes up, so does their long-term risk for suicide, a new study warns. The finding stems from a decade spent tracking... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 16, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news