Gay adolescents and suicide: understanding the association.

@article{Kitts2005GayAA,
  title={Gay adolescents and suicide: understanding the association.},
  author={Robert Li Kitts},
  journal={Adolescence},
  year={2005},
  volume={40 159},
  pages={
          621-8
        }
}
Suicide among gay adolescents is a major public health concern, but it is still under-emphasized within mainstream healthcare. This article brings together information garnered from past studies, articles, and experiences to create a more in-depth understanding of why gay adolescents are at a higher risk for suicide. By creating a better understanding, this article attempts to push forward the significance of this issue and encourages physicians to take a more active role in suicide prevention… CONTINUE READING

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