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Sexual Minority Youth More Likely to Attempt Suicide

MONDAY, Feb. 10, 2020 — More teenagers are identifying as sexual minorities, and sexual minority youth have high prevalence of suicidal ideation, plans, and attempts, according to two studies published online Feb. 10 in Pediatrics. Julia Raifman, Sc.D., from the Boston University School of Public Health, and colleagues examined temporal trends in sexual orientation and […]

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Divorcees are ‘TWICE as likely to develop dementia’

Divorcees are TWICE as likely to be struck down with dementia compared to people who are married, study claims Scientists analysed the cognitive function of around 15,000 people Divorcees, particularly men, were more likely to develop dementia  Experts blame ‘differing economic resources’ and ‘health-related behaviours’   Divorcees may be twice as likely to develop dementia, research […]