Higher Suicide Risk in Overweight Teensby
themselves as fat—even if they aren’t—are more likely to attempt suicide. The study involved 14,000 high school students and determined teens who think they’re overweight are more likely to attempt suicide than kids...
EMO, Teen Depression & Suicideby
The emo pop culture may influence the occurrence of a growing number of depression and suicide in teens. And if this is the case, it is alarming to mental health practitioners.
Depression and Suicide
Depression and suicide...
TeenSuicide and Sleep Problems Linkedby
Dr. Steven P.
. A recent study reported that sixty percent of teens 15 to 17 who engaged in suicidal behavior reported sleep problems at ages 12 to 14. Forty-seven percent of teens who had suicidal thoughts but did not...
Teen death by suicideby
Dr. Richard Keller
A local paper is doing a story on teensuicide, prompted by the fact that 3 students from the same high school have died by suicide over the last 3 months. It is definitely unusual for the media...