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Many Suicidal Teens Make First Try Before High School

(12/7/2011)

HealthDay News
November 30, 2011

About 40 percent of young adults who've attempted suicide made their first attempt before high school, which suggests that suicidal thoughts and behavior may begin much younger than previously believed, according to a new study. As part of an ongoing survey, University of Washington researchers asked almost 900 young adults, ages 18 or 19, about their history of suicide attempts.

Read the full HealthDay News article: http://consumer.healthday.com/Article.asp?AID=659301


Keywords: suicidal, teens, first try, before, high school



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