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Why Sinead’s Suicide Talk Shouldn’t Be Ignored — Watch Golden Gate Bridge Documentary [Video] [Opinion]

An IFC documentary produced on suicide sheds light on what it’s like for mentally ill people who are consumed with thoughts of ending their own lives. As singer Sinead O’Connor is once again making headline news for her comments regarding suicide, it appears that those who feel those threats should be ignored or taken lightly may be making a grave ...

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Why Sinead’s Suicide Talk Shouldn’t Be Ignored — Watch Golden Gate Bridge Documentary [Video] [Opinion]

An IFC documentary produced on suicide sheds light on what it’s like for mentally ill people who are consumed with thoughts of ending their own lives. As singer Sinead O’Connor is once again making headline news for her comments regarding suicide, it appears that those who feel those threats should be ignored or taken lightly may be making a grave ...

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Suicide Rate For Teenage Girls Reaches Record High: Why Are Teen Suicides In U.S. At Troubling Levels?

New statistics from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have revealed some alarming trends — the suicide rate for teenage girls are now at record-high levels, with the rate of teenage boys killing themselves also up significantly over the same timeframe. But why are more American teens taking their own lives these days, as compared to about four ...

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Canadian Study Shows Psychedelic Drugs Like Ecstasy Reduce Suicide Risks , While Meth Increases Risk

A Canadian study claims that psychedelic drugs like ecstasy may decrease suicidal thoughts and reduce suicide risk. The specific study analyzed data pertaining to 800 female sex workers over the course of four years. Psychedelic drugs like ecstasy, according to the data from this new study, may be effective at easing symptoms of anxiety and depression. Click here to continue ...

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Forget Suicide Drama ’13 Reasons Why’ — Teens Need To Watch AGT’s Mandy Harvey Sing ‘Try’ Instead [Opinion]

Let’s face it, being a teenager is hard, and maybe that’s why many relate to the Netflix series 13 Reasons Why. The world has changed and it’s not the same place it was when older generations grew up. The idea of being gunned down in school was a foreign concept and no one over the age of 30 could have ...

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Aaron Hernandez Found Dead: Odin Lloyd’s Killer Did Not Show Suicide Signs, Do You Know Somebody Who Does?

National Football League star Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his cell at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center. He hanged himself only five days after having been acquitted of two murders. The former New England Patriots star, who was serving life without parole for killing his friend Odin Lloyd, killed himself in the state’s maximum security prison in Shirley on Wednesday. Hernandez ...

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Aaron Hernandez Found Dead: Odin Lloyd’s Killer Did Not Show Suicide Signs, Do You Know Somebody Who Does?

National Football League star Aaron Hernandez was found dead in his cell at Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center. He hanged himself only five days after having been acquitted of two murders. The former New England Patriots star, who was serving life without parole for killing his friend Odin Lloyd, killed himself in the state’s maximum security prison in Shirley on Wednesday. Hernandez ...

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Belgian Teenager Dies By Euthanasia, The First Minor To Be Granted Right To Assisted Suicide

A terminally-ill Belgian teenager has died after being granted the right to assisted suicide, the first case of a teenager in Europe being granted the right to euthanasia, BBC News is reporting. As of this writing, nothing is known about the identity of the teen, nor what illness he or she suffered from. All authorities are saying is that he ...

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September Is Suicide Prevention And Awareness Month

September is National Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month. Doctors and therapists want to remind everyone that it’s ok to seek help. During this month, many doctors offer free mental health evaluations and tips on how to seek help for those with depression and thoughts of suicide. According to WTOK, one person in America commits suicide every 12 minutes. Adolescents frequently ...

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Yemen suicide attack claimed by IS 'kills dozens' in Aden

At least 60 people have been killed in a suicide car bombing at a military facility in the southern Yemen city of Aden, doctors say. A training camp, or compound used by the pro-government Popular Resistance militia, was hit, reports say. So-called Islamic State said it carried out the attack. It comes amid a fresh push to end Yemen’s 17-month-old ...

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