It's possible the effect for girls was more evident in self harm, which wouldn't necessarily result in more suicide, Romer notes in the study. And he said the show should've had a bigger impact on girls anyway, because it focuses on the suicide of a high school girl. … [Read more...] about Did ’13 Reasons Why’ lead to a spike in adolescent suicides? Researchers are divided
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In 2010, Embree’s lone season with Washington, Pro Bowl tight end Chris Cooley matched the best yardage total of his nine-year career. In 2013, Embree’s only season in Cleveland, tight end Jordan Cameron had the only Pro Bowl season of his six-year career. With Tampa Bay (2014-2016), Cameron Brate, undrafted from Harvard, had 57 catches, 600 yards and eight touchdowns, an NFL-best among tight ends, in their final season together. … [Read more...] about 49ers’ tight end screamer: Embree urges Kittle, Dwelley to push limits
“That guy is unreal,” Pettis said. “If I don’t bring my best stuff every time, he knows and he’s like, ‘Hey.’ He called me out today. He was like, ‘Dude, that wasn’t what you normally do’ (on a route). So I was like, ‘OK, that’s true. I’ve got to bring something else. I’ve got to be better next time.’” … [Read more...] about The real Sherm? 49ers’ pain-free cornerback feeling like old self
The U.S. Department of Labor investigated 77 Los Angeles garment factories from April through July of 2016 and found that workers were paid as little as $4 and an average of $7 an hour for 10-hour days spent sewing clothes for Forever 21, Ross Dress for Less and TJ Maxx. One worker in West Covina made as little as $3.42 per hour during three weeks of sewing TJ Maxx clothing, according to the Department of Labor. … [Read more...] about Munro: L.A. Times Admits Restaurant Industry Exploiting Migrant Labor
Like Mojarad, he thinks medical professionals have a valuable role to play on social media. When he first started documenting life as a medical school student on Instagram and again when his profile went viral, his colleagues deemed his online presence unprofessional. … [Read more...] about Nurses and doctors are flocking to TikTok to crack jokes and lip sync. But are they eroding patients’ trust?