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App Based Questionnaires Could Help Identify Suicide Risk for Females

Two innovative new app based questionnaires could help identify the suicide risk for females when these tools are used along with a blood test designed to detect certain biomarkers. When the app based questionnaires were used along with the blood … Continue reading

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Can Suicide Risk Actually be Lowered with ADHD Medications?

ADHD medications are often in the news because someone overdosed on these drugs, either accidentally or on purpose. ADHD drugs are commonly abused, especially by students and those who want to stay awake for longer periods of time. Some researchers … Continue reading

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Suicide Risk May be Identified With Biomarker and Questionnaire

According to research that was recently published in the Molecular Psychiatry journal new blood tests and questionnaire instruments have been developed which may help more accurately identify suicide risk through biomarkers and questionnaire answers. The combination can help predict the … Continue reading

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Can the Suicide Risk of Severe Depression be Influenced by Decision Skills?

Severe depression can lead to a very high suicide risk, but can this risk be influenced by the decision skills that the individual has? Many people struggle with severe depression or even suicidal thoughts at times, but in the past … Continue reading

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