Do you suffer from Migraines or chronic back pain?
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|Thu, 05-23-2013 - 8:43am|
According to Health Day News, those who suffer from migraines or chronic back pain may be at higher risk for suicide. "People who endure chronic migraines or back pain are more likely to attempt suicide, whether or not they also suffer from depression or another psychiatric condition, according to a new study.
"Clinicians who are seeing patients with certain pain conditions should be aware they are at increased risk of suicide," said study co-author Mark Ilgen, of the Veterans Affairs Serious Mental Illness Treatment Resource and Evaluation Center in Ann Arbor, Mich." read more