Elevated rates of suicidal behavior in gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth.

  title={Elevated rates of suicidal behavior in gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth.},
  author={Christopher Adam Bagley and Pierre P. Tremblay},
  volume={21 3},
Both clinical and epidemiological literature point to elevated rates of suicidal behaviors in gay, lesbian, and bisexual youth (GLBY). Recent North American and New Zealand studies of large populations (especially the US Youth Risk Behavior Surveys from several states) indicate that gay, lesbian, and bisexual adolescents (males in particular) can have rates of serious suicide attempts at least four times those of apparently heterosexual youth. There are various reasons why this figure is likely… 
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