When reason sleeps: attempted suicide during the circadian night - Tubbs AS, Harrison-Monroe P, Fernandez FX, Perlis ML, Grandner MA.
We present a suicide attempt following a rapid increase in nocturnal wakefulness. This case illustrates how nocturnal wakefulness may drive... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Adolescent suicide: what can pediatricians do? - Breslin K, Balaban J, Shubkin CD.
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Suicide is a major public health concern and the second leading cause of death for adolescents. Faced with an already-high prevalence and increasing rates over the past decade, pediatricians feel inadequately prepared to manage a suicida... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Longitudinal associations of nightmare frequency and nightmare distress with suicidal behavior in adolescents: mediating role of depressive symptoms - Liu X, Yang Y, Liu ZZ, Jia CX.
This study examined the longitudinal associations of nightmare frequency and distress with suicidal thought (ST), suicide plan (SP), and suicide attempt (SA) and mediating rol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Ketamine for depression clinical issues - Iqbal SZ, Mathew SJ.
Major depressive disorder (MDD) is a debilitating illness with significant morbidity and mortality, leading to attempted and completed suicides. It affects interpersonal relationships and also contributes to decreased productivity, causing financial burden... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Opioids, testosterone and suicide - Sher L.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Paraphenylenediamine (Kala pathar) poisoning at the National Poison Control Center in Karachi: a prospective study - Omer Sultan M, Inam Khan M, Ali R, Farooque U, Hassan SA, Karimi S, Cheema O, Pillai B, Asghar F, Javed R.
Introduction Suicide by self-poisoning is a common cause of death, especially in the younger population. More specifically, hair-dye poisoning is being increasingly used for suicide. Paraphenylenediamine (PPD), also known as "Kala pathar", is a highly toxi... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Toward a unifying theory of dysregulated behaviors - Bresin K.
Dysregulated behaviors, defined as active behaviors that have short-term benefits but cause serious recurrent long-term distress or impairment to the individual and/or those around them, include behaviors such as suicidal and nonsuicidal self-injury, aggre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Assessing high risk of suicide amongst physicians and nurses in treatment - Braquehais MD, Gonz ález-Irizar O, Nieva G, Mozo X, Llavayol E, Pujol T, Cruz CM, Heredia M, Valero S, Casas M, Bruguera E.
This study aims to describe the factors associated with high risk of suicide (HRS) of physicians and nurses in treatment at the Galatea Care Programme.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Associations between interpersonal violence, psychological distress, and suicidal ideation among formerly incarcerated men and women - Newman M, Fedina L, Nam B, DeVylder J, Alleyne-Green B.
Survivors of interpersonal violence are at increased risk of negative mental health outcomes; however, scant research has explored the relationship between violence exposure and mental health symptoms among formerly incarcerated individuals. This cross-sec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How is participating in suicide prevention activities experienced by those with lived and living experiences of suicide in Australia? A qualitative study - Wayland S, McKay K, Maple M.
People with a lived experience of suicide are commonly included within suicide prevention research. This includes participation in conferences, policy development, research and other activities. Yet little is known about the impact on the person in the lon... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Prevalence and predictors of suicidal thoughts and behaviours among Australian police and emergency services employees - Kyron MJ, Rikkers W, Page AC, O'Brien P, Bartlett J, LaMontagne A, Lawrence D.
This study presents rates of suicide thoughts and behaviours of police and emergency services personnel around Australia. In addition, it examines personal (i.e. mental health, substance use) and working environment risk and protective factors. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Research-based theater and "stigmatized trauma": the case of suicide bereavement - Silv én Hagström A.
BACKGROUND: Existing research shows that family members who suffer the loss of a loved one through suicide often experience self-blame and shame, and that this limits their grieving process. It can also lock them into stigmatized positions and the notion t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Media and suicide prevention in Southeast Asia: challenges and directions - Arafat SMY, Menon V, Kar SK.
Globally, suicide is a preventable public health issue.1 The Southeast Asia region is the most populated region of the world, comprised of 11 low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) accounting for 26% of the world's population with the highest regional su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Social media and suicide: a validation of terms to help identify suicide-related social media posts - Parrott S, Britt BC, Hayes JL, Albright DL.
BACKGROUND: Communication plays an important role in the prevention of suicide, a leading cause of death in the United States. Prior research suggests people who die by suicide often communicate their intent to more than one member of their social network.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Suicide and indigenous populations in Brazil: systematic review -- El suicidio y los pueblos ind ígenas brasileños: revisión sistemática - de Souza RSB, de Oliveira JC, Alvares-Teodoro J, Teodoro MLM.
OBJECTIVE: To describe the frequency, characteristics, and factors contributing to suicide in indigenous populations in Brazil. Method: A systematic review of the literature was performed in PubMed, SciELO, PsycINFO, and LILACS. All population-based st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

An urgent call for measures to fight against increasing suicides during COVID-19 pandemic in Nepal - Singh R, Baral KP, Mahato S.
Every 40  s one person die by suicide making global deaths due to suicide to 800,000 each year out of which 79 % are from low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) (WHO, 2018). World Health Organization reported that many of suicides occur during crisis. T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Association between suicide risk severity and sarcopenia in non-elderly Chinese inpatients with major depressive disorder - Fan XX, Yuan J, Wei YJ, Zhou F, Xu L, Zhang Y, Meng JY, Jin XL, Yang JZ.
BACKGROUND: Sarcopenia is a skeletal muscle disorder. Recent studies have shown an association between muscle health and suicide. However, there have been no previous studies on the relationship between suicide risk severity and sarcopenia in major depress... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Corrigendum to "Validation and psychometric properties of Suicide Behaviors Questionnaire-Revised (SBQ-R) in Iran" [Asian J. Psychiatry 47 (2020) 101856] - Amini-Tehrani M, Nasiri M, Jalali T, Sadeghi R, Ghotbi A, Zamanian H.
The authors regret that: In Table 1, the corrected Chi-square test statistics and its corresponding P-value for SBQ1 should read "12.043 [5], P-value = 0.034". Those for SBQ2 also should read "8.454 [4], P-value 0.076". In Figure 1, the correct fact... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Do feelings of defeat and entrapment change over time? An investigation of the integrated motivational-volitional model of suicidal behaviour using ecological momentary assessments - Stenzel JS, H öller I, Rath D, Hallensleben N, Spangenberg L, Glaesmer H, Forkmann T.
(1) Background. Defeat and entrapment have been highlighted as major risk factors of suicidal ideation and behavior. Nevertheless, little is known about their short-term variability and their longitudinal association in real-time. Therefore, this study aim... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Earlier onset of depression and suicide rates - Sher L.
To the Editor: Suicide rates have been increasing in the United States for nearly 2 decades. In 2017, 14 of every 100,000 people in the United States died by suicide, according to a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report, a 33% increase since 1... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Non-presentation at hospital following a suicide attempt: a national survey - Jollant F, Hawton K, Vaiva G, Chan-Chee C, du Rosco ät E, Leon C.
BACKGROUND: A few previous studies suggest that a large number of individuals do not present at hospital following a suicide attempt, complicating recurrence prevention and prevalence estimation. METHODS: Data were extracted from a regular phone survey... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

One-year consistency in lifetime frequency estimates and functions of non-suicidal self-injury in a clinical sample - Daukantait é D, Lantto R, Liljedahl SI, Helleman M, Westling S.
Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI), the direct, deliberate destruction of one's own bodily tissue in the absence of an intent to die, is frequently used for evaluating treatment in clinical care. One instrument for assessing NSSI is the Inventory of Statement... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Psychosocial risk factors: its relation with social cognition, emotional regulation and well-being - Urrego Betancourt Y, Castro-Mu ñoz JA.
In Colombia, an increase of suicidal behavior in adolescents caused by personal and environmental factors is evidenced. This quantitative, descriptive, correlational research aimed to establish the existing relationship between social cognition, perception... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Psychotic depression in hospitalized patients: longitudinal outcomes of psychotic vs. nonpsychotic depression among inpatients: the role of depressive symptoms on clinical severity - Costa FBP, Trachtenberg E, Boni A, Primo de Carvalho Alves L, Magalh ães PVS, Rocha NS.
Even though psychotic depression is related to worse outcomes than nonpsychotic depression, there is increasing evidence that this greater severity is not solely explained by the depressive symptoms. We evaluated the socio-demographic and clinical characte... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation is associated with nighttime wakefulness in a community sample - Tubbs AS, Fernandez FX, Perlis ML, Hale L, Branas CC, Barrett M, Chakravorty S, Khader W, Grandner MA.
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Nocturnal wakefulness is a risk factor for suicide and suicidal ideation in clinical populations. However, these results have not been demonstrated in general community samples or compared to sleep duration or sleep quality. The present s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide among adolescents in Italy: a nationwide cohort study of the role of family characteristics - Grande E, Vichi M, Alicandro G, Simeoni S, Murianni L, Marchetti S, Zengarini N, Frova L, Pompili M.
This study aimed to investigate the relationship between family characteristics and the risk of suicide among adolescents in Italy using nationwide ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The relationship between loneliness and working-memory-related frontoparietal network connectivity in people with major depressive disorder - Gao M, Shao R, Huang CM, Liu HL, Chen YL, Lee SH, Lin C, Lee TMC.
Loneliness affects up to 40% of middle-aged and older adults, and is closely associated with major depressive disorder (MDD). However, the relationship between loneliness and neural network functioning during executive cognitive processes, such as working ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 6, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Two men walking across Saskatchewan to raise awareness of Indigenous suicide
Two men are walking across Saskatchewan in response to the government’s denial of a suicide prevention bill. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Saskatchewan Source Type: news

Extreme risk protection orders in Washington: a statewide descriptive study - Rowhani-Rahbar A, Bellenger MA, Gibb L, Chesnut H, Lowry-Schiller M, Gause E, Haviland MJ, Rivara FP.
BACKGROUND: In the United States, 74% of homicides and 51% of suicides involve firearms. Using extreme risk protection order (ERPO) laws, petitioners can request restricting firearm access for individuals (known as "respondents") who pose harm a risk to th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Lethal means assessment and counseling in the emergency department: differences by provider type and personal home firearms - Diurba S, Johnson RL, Siry BJ, Knoepke CE, Suresh K, Simpson SA, Azrael D, Ranney ML, Wintemute GJ, Betz ME.
This study examined emergency department (ED) and behavioral health (BH) provider attitudes and behaviors related to lethal means screening and counseling of patients with suicide risk, specifically examining differences by provider type and whe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Lying on the road before being run over: vehicular manslaughter, suicide, or accident? Two case reports and literature review - Doro L, Bonvicini B, Beccegato E, Terranova C.
We present two apparent hit-and-run cases where two women were run over. The vehicles involved were subsequently traced and their owners charged with manslaughter. Autopsy evidence, scientific investigation of the scene and circumstances of the deaths, tec... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Seeking and implementing evidence-based physician suicide prevention - Leung TI, Chen CYA, Pendharkar S.
To the Editor As suicide loss survivors (ie, persons who knew and cared about someone who died of suicide), we read Isaacs's Perspective1 with empathy and compassion. Sharing such a deeply personal experience with suicidality is courageous. Among the 3 of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Study protocol for the implementation and evaluation of the Self-harm Assessment and Management for General Hospitals programme in Ireland (SAMAGH) - Arensman E, Troya MI, Nicholson S, Sadath A, Cully G, Ramos Costa AP, Benson R, Corcoran P, Griffin E, Williamson E, Eustace J, Shiely F, Browne J, Rigby J, Jeffers A, Cassidy E.
BACKGROUND: Previous self-harm is one of the strongest predictors of future self-harm and suicide. Increased risk of repeated self-harm and suicide exists amongst patients presenting to hospital with high-risk self-harm and major self-harm repeaters. Howev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Does population density moderate suicide risk? An Italian population study over the last 30 years - Vichi M, Vitiello B, Ghirini S, Pompili M.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Comparison of prevalence and associated factors of depressive disorder between patients with head and neck cancer and those with lung cancer at a tertiary hospital in Taiwan: a cross-sectional study - Lee Y, Hung CF, Chien CY, Lin PY, Lin MC, Wang CC, Lu HI, Chen YC, Chong MY, Wang LJ.
This study aimed to compare the prevalence and associated factors of depressive disorder between patients with head and neck cancer (HNC) and those with lung cancer (LC). DESIGN: This st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Epidemiology of fatal/non-fatal suicide among patients with chronic osteomyelitis (COM): a nationwide population-based study - Hung CH, Ko JY, Liao PS, Yeh CW, Hsu CC, Lin MC, Hsu HC, Kuo SJ.
OBJECTIVE: Chronic osteomyelitis (COM) can induce systemic inflammation, and systemic inflammation may be associated with suicide tendency. However, no studies have investigated the correlation between COM and suicide tendency. METHODS: The aim of this... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Publisher Correction: Self-harm behaviour and externally-directed aggression in psychiatric outpatients: a multicentre, prospective study (viormed-2 study) - Scocco P, Macis A, Ferrari C, Bava M, Bianconi G, Bulgari V, Candini V, Carr à G, Cavalera C, Clerici M, Conte G, Cricelli M, Ferla MT, Iozzino L, Stefana A, de Girolamo G.
Correction to: Scientific Reports https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-53993-7, published online 28 November 2019 The original version of this Article contained errors. In the title of the paper, the word "in" was incorrectly given as "In". In the ori... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Seeking and implementing evidence-based physician suicide prevention-Reply - Isaacs KH.
In Reply I sincerely thank Leung et al for taking the time to read and comment on my article.1 I chose to share my story precisely to inspire this type of nuanced discussion about the complexities of physician mental health and suicide. There are certa... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Sex-dependent grades of haematopoietic modulation in patients with major depressive episodes are associated with suicide attempts - Mart ínez-Botía P, Velasco Á, Rolle V, Jimenez-Trevino L, de la Fuente-Tomás L, Bernardo, Arias T, Muñoz-Turrillas MDC, García-Alvarez L, González-Blanco L, Rodríguez-Revuelta J, García-Portilla MP, Courtet P, Bobes J, Gutierrez L, Sáiz PA.
Suicide is the leading cause of non-natural death worldwide, and major depressive disorder (MDD) is the mood disorder with the highest prevalence among individuals with suicidal behaviour (SB). The role of inflammation and immunomodulation in mood disorder... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Structural-functional decoupling predicts suicide attempts in bipolar disorder patients with a current major depressive episode - Jiang H, Zhu R, Tian S, Wang H, Chen Z, Wang X, Shao J, Qin J, Shi J, Liu H, Chen Y, Yao Z, L ü Q.
Bipolar disorder (BD) is associated with a high risk of suicidality, and it is challenging to predict suicide attempts in clinical practice to date. Although structural and functional connectivity alterations from neuroimaging studies have been previously ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide prevention skills, confidence and training: results from the Zero Suicide Workforce Survey of behavioral health care professionals - Wakai S, Schilling EA, Aseltine RH, Blair EW, Bourbeau J, Duarte A, Durst LS, Graham P, Hubbard N, Hughey K, Weidner D, Welsh A.
INTRODUCTION: In behavioral health care settings, a workforce well trained in suicide prevention is critically important for behavioral health care professionals across different disciplines and service sectors who are likely to have considerable exposure ... (Source: SafetyLit)
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The COVID-19 pandemic and suicide by self-immolation: is risk increasing? - Rezaie L, Schwebel DC.
Dear Editor: The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically changed life circumstances worldwide. Among the many negative health effects are concerns about increasing risk of suicide. Suicide risk may increase due to the anxiety, depression and sleep disturbanc... (Source: SafetyLit)
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👉 'suicide' fears via Hvper.com
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Why Some Young People Fear Social Isolation More Than COVID-19
It's not that young adults aren't worried about the pandemic, psychologists say, but they are at far greater risk of dying by suicide. Finding ways beyond screens to foster social bonds is crucial.(Image credit: Cory Clark/NurPhoto via Getty Images) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
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Bruneian suicidal behaviors among school attending adolescents: a nationwide cross sectional study - Shahedifar N, A. Shaikh M, Oporia F, Lowery Wilson M.
BACKGROUND: It is aimed to determine the prevalence of suicidal behaviors regarding to epidemiological and psychosocial characteristics among Bruneian school-student adolescents. Methods: The cross-sectional study of 2599 (female: 49.9%; mean: 14.7 y... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Dissociative tendencies aggregate the impact of negative life events on non-suicidal self-injury among male juvenile delinquents - Reinhardt M, Horv áth Z, Urbán R, Rice KG, Drubina B, Kökönyei G.
Non-suicidal self-injury is a significant global public health problem during adolescence, nevertheless there is a lack of investigations among juvenile offenders. Our cross-sectional study aimed to investigate the relationship between negative life events... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Do styles of emotion dysregulation differentiate adolescents engaging in non-suicidal self-injury from those attempting suicide? - Kim KL, Galione J, Schettini E, DeYoung LLA, Gilbert AC, Jenkins GA, Barthelemy CM, MacPherson HA, Radoeva PD, Kudinova AY, Dickstein DP.
Emotion dysregulation is implicated in both suicide attempts (SA) and non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI). However, little is known about how emotion dysregulation may differ between adolescents who have made an SA from those engaged in NSSI. We sought to addr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A case of attempted suicide by Cerbera odollam seed ingestion - Bernshteyn M, Adams SH, Gada K.
We report a case of attempted suicide by Cerbera odollam seed ingestion by a transgender patient who was successfully treated at our hospital. While the C. odollam plant has multiple practical and ornamental functions, its seeds have traditionally been uti... (Source: SafetyLit)
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Alcohol use disorder and suicide risk: a fresh and closer look - Hasin DS.
Suicidal acts, both fatal and nonfatal, have increased in the United States over the past several years (1 –5), as have heavy drinking and alcohol use disorders (6–8), especially among women (7, 8), making the topic of the article by Edwards and col... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Focus on depression and suicide in the era of COVID-19 - Thomas SP.
Planned long before the COVID-19 pandemic afflicted millions of people across the globe, this special journal issue focuses on depression and suicidality. This sequel to our noteworthy January 2020 issue, edited by Barbara Jones Warren, includes 10 art... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 4, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news