Teens and young adults with diabetes are three times more likely to attempt suicide and close to 1.5 times more likely to suffer from a mood disorder.
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Children and teens in the youth justice system have a higher prevalence of mental health disorders and suicidal behaviors than their peers, researchers say.
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Veterans with a moderate or severe traumatic brain injury are more than twice as likely as those without a TBI to commit suicide.
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Though there's been a lot of research on PTSD and the toll of war, little research has focused on grief among veterans. A new study identifies seven themes.
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A two-minute questionnaire given in pediatric emergency rooms nearly doubled the identification of children with an elevated suicide risk.
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The rise "is troubling because attempts are the most prominent risk factor associated with suicide death."
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High schools where students have strong bonds with their peers and feel connected to adult staff have lower rates of suicide attempts.
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"There has never been a more important time for colleges and universities to take action to protect and support trans, genderqueer, and nonbinary students on campus."
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