Historically, society’s focus has been on the physical health of children — teen pregnancy, sexually transmitted diseases and sports injuries, for example. More recently, perhaps in part due to the alarming ...
Students who have a parent they can talk to about problems are much less likely to consider or attempt suicide, based on results from a 2017 survey of Boulder Valley middle ...
There’s been a lot of talk about self-care in recent years — in particular, self-care for women and for parents. That’s important, because when parents practice self-care, they have a better ...
Lawmakers are considering a variety of approaches to stem an epidemic that makes suicide the third leading cause of death among New Jersey’s young people: Training school workers to recognize the ...
It’s a growing problem affecting kids across the nation and right here in Northeast Ohio: teens taking their own lives. In Ohio, suicide numbers have more than tripled in three years. ...
Experts are worried that impressionable teenagers may be influenced by social media or TV shows that ‘romanticise’ the act of suicide. THE grieving families of two California teenagers who committed suicide ...
Ryan Halligan spent the summer before his eighth-grade year in front of a computer talking to a girl on instant messenger. He was convinced she liked him. Sure, he had been ...