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Pitt study finds higher rate of suicidal thoughts among transgender teens than their cisgender peers

by Hannah Lynn

In a study published yesterday by the American Academy of Pediatrics, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine outlined disparities in suicidality between transgender and cisgender teenagers. Led by assistant professor of psychiatry Brian Thoma, the research breaks down suicidality into subcategories based on severity across subgroups of transgender and nonbinary teenagers...

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