Language use and suicide: An online cross-sectional survey.

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Summary of "Language use and suicide: An online cross-sectional survey."

There has been a recent focus on language use in relation to suicide, with concerns raised about the potential to cause distress, perpetuate stigma and discourage help-seeking. While some terms are promoted as more sensitive than others, empirical research exploring the views of people affected by suicide to inform academic and media guidelines is lacking.


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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0217473


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