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The Christian Post
Transgender Identity: Let's Look at the Scienceor functional activity, and the later development of gender identity different
The Christian Post / Posted 7 days ago
or functional activity, and the later development of gender identity different from biological sex." A 2014 study by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Williams Institute — UCLA School of Law's think tank — showed that more... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Research project to look into mental health of medical studentsjust starting out,” Anderson said. More than 15 million Americans are diagnose
KOMU Columbia / Posted 8 days ago
just starting out,” Anderson said. More than 15 million Americans are diagnosed with depression, and according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, male physicians are nearly 1.5 times more likely than the general male population... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Few US gun owners get training that includes suicide preventioninjuries and deaths.” Ladies Night focuses on safe storage and teen suicide, f
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
injuries and deaths.” Ladies Night focuses on safe storage and teen suicide, for example, but other programs run by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the NH Firearm Safety Coalition target inner-city violence or middle-aged... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Suicide rates among teens hit 40-year higha burden -- any of that kind of talk are very important to pay attention to," s
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 13 days ago
a burden -- any of that kind of talk are very important to pay attention to," said Christine Moutier, a doctor from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Most importantly, parents should trust their instincts and seek help for... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Addiction and suicide: Could there be a link?those overdoses were accidental or intentional. The number of suicides per yea
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 13 days ago
those overdoses were accidental or intentional. The number of suicides per year is more than 43,000, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Could there be a link? Lori Ramsey, the director of crisis services at the... Read more
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EuroNews
Suicides in Teen Girls Hit 40-Year Highby suicide, separate CDC data shows. "This increase in suicide rate is very co
EuroNews / Posted 13 days ago
by suicide, separate CDC data shows. "This increase in suicide rate is very concerning," said Dr. Christine Moutier of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. What's going on? A lot of different things, Moutier and Simon both said. "It is... Read more
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NBC News
New analysis shows suicide rates at 40-high for girlsby suicide, separate CDC data shows. “This increase in suicide rate is very co
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
by suicide, separate CDC data shows. “This increase in suicide rate is very concerning,” said Dr. Christine Moutier of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. What’s going on? A lot of different things, Moutier and Simon both said. “It is... Read more
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The Current
To Write Love on Her Arms Raises Awareness of Suicidesaid Hannah Gill, junior, biochemistry/biotechnology, president of the TWLOHA o
The Current / Posted 14 days ago
said Hannah Gill, junior, biochemistry/biotechnology, president of the TWLOHA organization at UMSL. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicides outnumbered homicides by more than two to one nationwide in 2013. Also,... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Linkin Park singer to be memorialized at national network of showsThe event begins at 7 p.m. at 28949 Joy Road. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
The event begins at 7 p.m. at 28949 Joy Road. Tickets are $8 in advance, $10 at the door with proceeds benefiting the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the American Indian Health & Family Services. Call 734-513-5030 or visit... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Fans to Gather in NJ for Linkin Park's Chester Benningtonthe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. White men accounted for seven
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 16 days ago
the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. White men accounted for seven out of 10 suicides in 2015, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The rate of suicide is highest among middle-aged men. If you are in crisis, call... Read more
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Billboard
Cincinnati Venue to Host Chester Bennington Tribute in Place of Linkin Park's Would-Be Tour Stop12. The event, set to be live streamed on Facebook by Mollie Watson of Q102 rad
Billboard / Posted 16 days ago
12. The event, set to be live streamed on Facebook by Mollie Watson of Q102 radio, will also host representatives from the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the Middletown mental health awareness nonprofit Celebrating... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Area first responders learn about mental healthCourt and Shelby Baptist Medical Center sponsored the program. Joe’s Italian pr
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
Court and Shelby Baptist Medical Center sponsored the program. Joe’s Italian provided lunch on Friday, July 28. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, Middle Alabama Area Agency on Aging and the Chilton-Shelby Mental Health Center... Read more
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PR.com
Xcelsior Productions Present Unijamz Music Fest Back to School Editionof all the Tex-Giving UMF series proceeds will be donated to selected charities
PR.com / Posted 16 days ago
of all the Tex-Giving UMF series proceeds will be donated to selected charities (B.I.G. Love Cancer Care, The 100 Club, American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSF), Heroes for Children.org, Ronald McDonald House, Boys and Girls Club, and... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Schizophonics Close Out Karl Strauss' Arts & AmpsLow Points, Elise Trouw, Buddha Trixie, Peggy 183 @ Rancho Valhalla Nursery, El
NBC San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
Low Points, Elise Trouw, Buddha Trixie, Peggy 183 @ Rancho Valhalla Nursery, El Cajon ($15, all ages, 2-10 p.m., benefits American Foundation for Suicide Prevention) World Surf League 6-Star Paul Mitchell Neon Supergirl Pro Concert featuring Bea... Read more
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KTIV Sioux City
LOSS program offers help for suicide survivorsAccording to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention -- suicide is the 1
KTIV Sioux City / Posted 25 days ago
According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention -- suicide is the 10th-leading cause of death in the United States. And for every committed suicide -- there are 25 suicide attempts. Suicide survivors will now have a crucial tool when it... Read more
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DW
Chester Bennington's death puts spotlight on suicide and mental health |In the US alone, over 44,000 Americans die from suicide each year, according to
DW / Posted 25 days ago
In the US alone, over 44,000 Americans die from suicide each year, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. That's approximately 121 deaths a day by suicide. Meanwhile, men are three-and-a-half times more likely to suicide than... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Community briefssports tournaments and appearances by fire and police departments. Proceeds go
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 25 days ago
sports tournaments and appearances by fire and police departments. Proceeds go to local mental health charities and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Kids. Admission is $3 a... Read more
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New Kerala
Statement by the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention on Chester Bennington - newkerala news #255982Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park. Based on reports, we understand th
New Kerala / Posted 27 days ago
Bennington, the lead singer of Linkin Park. Based on reports, we understand that Mr. Bennington died by suicide. The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention offers its condolences to his family, friends, and everyone touched by Bennington... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Director returns to childhood home to screen movie at Macon Film Festivalit," says Hall. "it's very common and it's something that we all need to talk a
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 27 days ago
it," says Hall. "it's very common and it's something that we all need to talk about honestly and openly." According to The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the US. On average, 121 Americans... Read more
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The Mercury News
Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington and America’s suicide epidemicday, an estimated 121 people take their own lives with suicide being the 10th l
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
day, an estimated 121 people take their own lives with suicide being the 10th leading cause of death, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. The majority of people who kill themselves are men — 7 in 10. Among men, suicide... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Troy HiltonStacy, of Decatur; brother Keith Hilton and wife, Darlene, of Decatur; father-i
Wise County Messenger / Posted 29 days ago
Stacy, of Decatur; brother Keith Hilton and wife, Darlene, of Decatur; father-in-law Randall Garnett and wife, Cheryl, of Cottondale; and friends. Memorial donations may be made to American Foundation For Suicide Prevention, afsp.donordr... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Local Bands Throw Be Well Fest for Mental Healthhave interactive art pieces, a booth with zines that focus on mental health, as
NBC San Diego / Posted a month ago
have interactive art pieces, a booth with zines that focus on mental health, as well as the San Diego chapter of AFSP [The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention] who will be there to give information about suicide prevention and awareness. The... Read more
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The Mercury News
Whether or not Blue Whale suicides exist, the fake news about them is dangerousprofessor of Epidemiology in Psychiatry at Columbia University, told the New Yo
The Mercury News / Posted 1 months ago
professor of Epidemiology in Psychiatry at Columbia University, told the New York Times. That’s one of the reasons why the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention has published media guidelines for journalists who cover suicide. I agree with... Read more

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