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Worrying Spike in Local Suicides Abates as Outreach Effort Intensifies

Fresno County officials say after a couple months with an increase in suicides during the COVID-19 pandemic, they now believe the year will end with a lower number than in the previous two years. "At this time, we are not seeing a statistically significant difference in suicide rate for any age...

Youth Suicide Attempts Up in Fresno County in Recent Days, Health Expert Warns.

A disturbing trend in Fresno County has leaders on edge and asking for help from parents to talk with their kids. Officials say it is a public health issue that needs to be addressed immediately. "Locally we're paying very close attention to the volume of kids we're seeing in crisis....