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Teenage Suicides #882239

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 06, 2007
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(Studio: Brian Williams) Report introduced.

(Washington: Tom Costello) The rise in teen suicides, especially among girls, examined; CDC statistics cited; details given of the decreased use of anti-depressants after an FDA warning; photo shown of Candace Downing††, who hanged herself after taking Zoloft. [CDC Dr. Ileana ARIAS†- says there isn’t a single cause of suicide.] [Mother Mathy Milling DOWNING†- denies her daughter suffered from depression or suicidality.] [Pediatric psychiatrist Dr. Adelaide ROBB†- comments on the depression-suicide link.]

Williams, Brian;
Costello, Tom

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