Examining the relationship between at-risk gambling and suicidality in a national representative sample of young adults.

@article{Feigelman2006ExaminingTR,
  title={Examining the relationship between at-risk gambling and suicidality in a national representative sample of young adults.},
  author={William Feigelman and Bernard S. Gorman and Henry R. Lesieur},
  journal={Suicide & life-threatening behavior},
  year={2006},
  volume={36 4},
  pages={396-408}
}
Although many clinical studies document a relationship between gambling and suicidality, evidence of this association in general population surveys has been mixed. Probing this association in a nationally representative sample of young adults with data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Adolescent Health, we made same gender comparisons of depression and suicidality between 298 at-risk gamblers and 13,000 others. Although gamblers of both genders showed higher depression, only females… CONTINUE READING

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