Latest Suicide intervention Stories
According to the FBI's annual Uniform Crime Index, suicides are on the rise post New Year's Day.
A study focusing on the family and friends of people who were suicidal has highlighted the main challenges they face when trying to judge whether a person is in danger and decide what they should do about it.
Canada needs to adopt a national suicide prevention strategy, and physicians can play a key role in the strategy.
Study suggests improved screening for suicidal tendencies by primary care providers is needed.
A suicide prevention program developed at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center has significantly helped teens overcome depression and thoughts of suicide, according to a new study.
Due to the recent economic crisis, an increase of health inequalities between socio-economic groups has been noticed in both developed and developing countries.
A new study by researchers at the Mayo Clinic finds that medical mistakes, burnout and depression led one in 16 surgeons to contemplate suicide in the previous year, with few seeking help out of fear of losing their job.
As many as one in 16 surgeons reported having suicidal thoughts in the previous year, but few sought help from a mental health clinician.
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