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These studies evaluated the prevalence of homosexuality among finished suicides

Taken together, the data because of these studies supports the minority anxiety theory that LGB populations are susceptible to suicide ideation and effort even though the proof on adult lesbian and women that are bisexual much less clear.

Additionally not yet determined from studies of suicide attempt and ideation is whether or not LGB people have reached greater risk for committing suicide associated mortality. Suicide attempts and ideation are worrying inside their very own right, but their relationship to finished committing committing committing suicide isn’t straightforward; for instance, only a few attempters achieve this using the intent to die or injure by themselves seriously adequate to cause death (Moscicki, 1994). (more…)