Prognosis after attempted suicide impaired by psychiatric disorder
...or people with serious psychiatric disorder, according to a new study from the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet.
One in ten suicide attempters
actually commit suicide later on in life. However, knowledge of the factors affecting the risk of suicide is limited, which makes it hard to identify,...
Suicidal thoughts among college students more common than expected
...suicide attempt. Nineteen percent of undergraduate attempters
and 28 percent of graduate student attempters
required medical attention. Half of attempters
reported overdosing on drugs as their method, said...
Suicide might be inherited
...t attempted suicide.
The analysis included 170 children of the suicide attempters
and 107 of the nonattempters. All were assessed by investigators, who did n... and exposure to family stress.
Results showed children of the suicide attempters
had a six-fold higher risk of suicide attempts when compared to the childre...