The “pandemic” isn’t driving up kid’s suicides. Our government is.
The “pandemic” isn’t driving up kid’s suicides. Our government’s response to the virus is.
Lockdowns. School closures. Masks.
Governor Ned Lamont spouting fear and panic daily.
The media complicit in the fear propaganda.
OPEN UP CONNECTICUT NOW.
READ THE FULL STORY: https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2021/02/02/962060105/child-psychiatrists-warn-that-the-pandemic-may-be-driving-up-kids-suicide-risk?fbclid=IwAR04xposHxrL5xaGCIN9QKHvI2wY3fP81McoCIJrIP-7FUMmPiaZnOuHHuk
NPR spoke with providers at hospitals in seven states across the country, and all of them reported a similar trend: More suicidal children are coming to their hospitals — in worse mental states.
“The kids that we are seeing now in the emergency department are really at the stage of maybe even having tried or attempted or have a detailed plan,” says Dr. Vera Feuer, director of pediatric emergency psychiatry at Cohen Children’s Medical Center of Northwell Health in New York. “And we’re admitting to the hospital more kids than usual because of how unwell they are.”
She has seen a slight increase in 10-to-11-year-olds attempting, but the majority of kids she sees are teenagers.