Tribal teens http://kplu.org en Tribal youth using digital media to battle silent epidemic: suicide http://kplu.org/post/tribal-youth-using-digital-media-battle-silent-epidemic-suicide <p>PORTLAND &ndash; According to government statistics, American Indians are 70 percent more likely to die by suicide than the general population. The high suicide rate has been called a &quot;silent epidemic.&quot; But it&#39;s silent no more.</p><p>Prevention workers at a health workshop in Portland are hoping teen-generated web videos, music and even a comic book can save lives.</p><p> Tue, 19 Jul 2011 15:52:37 +0000 Tom Banse 2116 at http://kplu.org Tribal youth using digital media to battle silent epidemic: suicide