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St. Michael's Hospital

Dr. Gabriela Ilie, St. Michael's Hospital

Caption: Teenagers who have suffered a traumatic brain injury such as a concussion are at "significantly greater odds" of attempting suicide, being bullied and engaging in a variety of high risk behaviors, according to a new study by Dr. Gabriela Ilie.

Credit: Courtesy of St. Michael's Hospital

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