Efforts to change transgender individuals' gender identity are linked to severe psychological distress and suicide attempts, according to a new study in JAMA Psychiatry.
There is research showing red flag laws may be effective in preventing suicides, but there appears to be minimal research associating red flag laws with reducing mass shootings.
Each year, around 88,000 people in the United States die from alcohol-related causes. We’re sharing eight tips on how journalists can improve their coverage of alcohol, based on suggestions from journalists and researchers with subject-area expertise.
This roundup looks at recent publications in the field of suicide prevention research.
Most news stories that discussed suicide and the holiday season last winter perpetuated the myth that suicides rise during the holidays, finds a University of Pennsylvania analysis.
Vox's German Lopez discusses gun violence in the U.S. and what journalists can do to improve their coverage.
Safe gun storage can limit unauthorized users’ access to firearms. This roundup features recent research on the topic.
Over one-third of a sample of American soldiers who attempted suicide did not have a prior mental health diagnosis, a new study finds.
Deaths resulting from injuries – both violent and unintentional – are on the rise in the U.S.
A new strategy tested on suicidal military veterans was linked to lower odds they'd engage in suicidal behavior in the following six months.