“Abortion and Suicide” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin! 1) Abortion and Suicide Abortion is an issue that inflames passions. Women’s rights advocates point out that an endless number of overwhelmingly male legislators continue to attempt to dictate the choices that women make about their own bodies. Those who fervently oppose abortion … More “Abortion and Suicide” AND More on Best 5 Wednesday Reads

“Most Americans Agree That Gun Violence Is Public Health Problem” AND more on Best 5 Saturday Reads

1) Most Americans Agree That Gun Violence Is Public Health Problem, Call for Action The majority of Americans (87 percent) see gun violence as a public health threat, including 77 percent of Republicans and 96 percent of Democrats, according to the results of a national poll released by APA at last month’s Annual Meeting. 2) … More “Most Americans Agree That Gun Violence Is Public Health Problem” AND more on Best 5 Saturday Reads

Are Women at Increased Risk of Suicidal Ideation if They Opt for Abortion? AND more on Best 5 Monday Reads

1) Five-Year Suicidal Ideation Trajectories Among Women Receiving or Being Denied an Abortion Levels of suicidal ideation were similarly low between women who had abortions and women who were denied abortions. Policies requiring that women be warned that they are at increased risk of becoming suicidal if they choose abortion are not evidence based. 2) … More Are Women at Increased Risk of Suicidal Ideation if They Opt for Abortion? AND more on Best 5 Monday Reads