Number Of Teens, Children Visiting ER For Suicidal Ideation Spiking: ‘I Worry That We Have Not Yet Seen The Peak’

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According to the data, diagnoses of either suicidal ideation or suicidal attempt increased from 580,000 in 2007 to 1.12 million in 2015. Researchers also pointed out that 43.1% of either diagnoses were for children between 5-11 years. In other public health news: osteoporosis drugs, pregnancy-tracking apps, gun safety, STD risks, the harms of sitting all day, and more.