Looking at suicide in Baltimore's immigrant community

"A spate of suicides among immigrants in Baltimore has rattled the community. But national data on suicide don't account for immigration status, so understanding the trend, and what is causing it, can be difficult. Researchers here at Johns Hopkins, along with Bloomberg Fellow Mónica Guerrero Vázquez, are looking for answers and solutions." 

"Stress and depression in the immigrant community have always been there, but it is heightened now."

Rheanna Platt, psychiatrist JOHNS HOPKINS

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