Topic: Suicide

Lost in the Gun Rights vs. Gun Control Debate: Youth Suicide

April 23, 2018
Suicide

We can do more to prevent youth suicide through education, screening, and other measures.

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Name Use Matters for Transgender Youths' Mental Health

March 30, 2018
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In a recent study, researchers found that when transgender youths are allowed to use their chosen names their risk of suicide and depression decreases. 

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Address the Underlying Causes of Suicide in Older Adults

Nov. 17, 2017
Suicide

 This is a call to take measures to relieve the pain and suffering that precedes suicide.

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What We Need To Do About Suicide Attempts In Young Latinas

Aug. 3, 2016
Suicide

We need action now more than ever. But more than that, we need sustained action. This is not an inconsequential issue.

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Texas Should Follow California’s Lead in Right-to-Die Laws

July 12, 2016
Doctor Needle

The embedded moral dilemmas defining the medical-aid-in-dying debate pull us in opposite directions.

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