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COVID-19: HCA Healthcare launches series of virtual events to raise suicide prevention awareness

This World Suicide Prevention Day, HCA Healthcare is launching a series of virtual events to highlight caregiver and community resources to support individuals struggling with suicidal thoughts or depression. Quarantine. Physical distancing. Stay-at-home order. The very strategies that have helped to keep us physically healthy during the COVID-19 pandemic have had an adverse impact on…
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HCA Healthcare and The Jason Foundation strengthen youth suicide prevention efforts

As Suicide Prevention Awareness Month comes to a close, HCA Healthcare sat down with The Jason Foundation to offer perspective on the youth suicide epidemic. Read on, join the conversation and help raise awareness on suicide prevention. On July 16, 1997, Clark Flatt’s world was turned upside down. His 16 year-old son, Jason, committed suicide.…
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The Good, The Bad & The Why “13 Reasons Why” is Striking a Chord

They’re calling it the new must-see series on Netflix. But it’s giving pause to some schools, parents and mental health experts. 13 Reasons Why, whether you like it or not, has sparked a crucial – and perhaps overdue – conversation about youth suicide. Based on a young adult (YA) novel of the same name, 13…
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