More than half a million California adults seriously thought about suicide in the past year.

@article{Grant2012MoreTH,
  title={More than half a million California adults seriously thought about suicide in the past year.},
  author={David Grant and Julia Caldwell and D Imelda Padilla-Frausto and May H Aydin and Sergio A Aguilar-Gaxiola},
  journal={Policy brief},
  year={2012},
  volume={PB2012-4},
  pages={1-8}
}
In 2009, nearly 2.4 million adults in California reported having seriously thought about suicide during their lifetimes. Among these adults, more than half a million had thought seriously about suicide sometime during the past year. Members of sexual minorities were almost three times as likely as all adults in California to have had suicidal thoughts during the past year. This policy brief, based on data from the 2009 California Health Interview Survey (CHIS), presents a comprehensive overview… CONTINUE READING

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