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Color Me Blue- Mapping Teen Suicides to Help Prevent Them

Researchers test potential anti-suicidal effects of drug

Baylor College of Medicine is collaborating with VistaGen Therapeutics, Inc. on a study of the anti-suicidal effects of a new VistaGen drug candidate in...

One in 10 IBS with diarrhea patients wish they were dead...

Eleven percent of irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhoea (IBS-D) patients reveal that they suffer from suicidal thinking when their condition is bad, a new...

Suicide in apparently well-functioning young men

Suicide among young men is a major public health concern in many countries, despite great efforts to find effective prevention strategies. By interviewing close relatives...

Climate change linked to increase in Australia’s suicide rates

A QUT researcher is predicting suicide rates will rise as a result of climate change after finding a link between high and varied temperatures...

Discrimination and Suicide Attempts Among Transgender People

New analysis of responses to the National Transgender Discrimination Survey (NTDS) shows that transgender respondents who experienced rejection by family and friends, discrimination, victimization,...

Suicide widely deemed immoral because it ‘taints the soul’

Suicide is a major public health issue; it takes the lives of more than a million people each year. It is also widely believed...

Suicidal talk on Twitter mirrors suicide rates

Heart-breaking accounts of cyber bullying and suicide seem all too common, but a new study offers hope that social media can become an early...

Researchers ID possible blood test to predict suicide risk

Indiana University School of Medicine researchers have found a series of RNA biomarkers in blood that may help identify who is at risk for...

Coffee drinking tied to lower risk of suicide

Drinking several cups of coffee daily appears to reduce the risk of suicide in men and women by about 50 percent, according to a...

Teen physical fitness cuts risk of suicidal behavior later in life

Being in good physical shape at 18 years of age can be linked with a reduced risk of attempted suicide later in life. So...

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