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Does cannabis help people with PTSD? Many already know the answer

November 22, 2019

Our world is cruel and a lot of people are broken. Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is more common…
New research to reduce high suicide rates in pregnant women and new mums

November 18, 2019

Suicide is the leading cause of maternal death in Australia during pregnancy and the 12 months following birth.…
Suicide attempts among black adolescents on the rise

October 24, 2019

While suicide attempts decreased overall among U.S. adolescents between 1991 and 2017, they increased by 73% among black…
Brain scans may provide clues to suicide risk

October 14, 2019

Researchers at University of Utah Health and the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) have identified brain circuitry differences that…
Low intelligence linked to suicide risk later in life

October 9, 2019

People with low scores on intelligence tests in adolescence run a higher risk of suicide and suicide attempt…
Study: More behavioral health care linked to small drop in gun-related suicides

October 9, 2019

An increase in behavioral health providers is associated with a slight decrease in gun-related suicides, but the difference…
Suicide and self-harm risk is nearly triple in people with restless leg syndrome

August 26, 2019

Restless legs syndrome was associated with a nearly tripled risk of suicide and self-harm in a new study…
How Adults Can Spot Signs of Mental Illness in Children

August 21, 2019

A recent report by the New Jersey Poison Control Center at Rutgers University showed a rise in suicide attempts by…
Suicide among older adults in long-term care suggests more is needed to promote mental, social well-being

June 17, 2019

Clinicians, administrators and policymakers should consider ways to support the mental health and well-being of older adults as…
Biomarker reveals PTSD sufferers at risk of suicide

May 15, 2019

The risk of suicide among individuals with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is much higher than the general population,…
Suicidal thoughts? Therapy-oriented website might help

May 6, 2019

Mental health researchers behind  nowmattersnow.org have demonstrated that the site could be beneficial in decreasing suicidal thoughts. Researchers asked more…
NIH study shows many preteens screen positive for suicide risk during ER visits

March 14, 2019

A research team found nearly one-third of youth ages 10 to 12 years screened positive for suicide risk…
Pregnancy infection increases a child’s autism, suicide risk

March 12, 2019

Children whose mothers were hospitalized with an infection during pregnancy may be at increased risk for autism, depression…
Researcher sees cellphones as a possible tool to prevent suicide

February 28, 2019

How are you feeling? The clues to your mental health might be hidden in your phone. Ubiquitous in…
Risk of suicide — as well as depression — found in the genome

January 21, 2019

Yale researchers have discovered several genetic variants that signal the risk of serious suicide attempts and noted some…
New pathways for implementing universal suicide risk screening in healthcare settings

December 21, 2018

A new report, authored in part by researchers at the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), part of…
Suicide more prevalent than homicide in US, but most Americans don’t know it

November 6, 2018

In the United States, suicide is twice as common as homicide — and more often involves firearms —…
Men should turn to their social circles when grieving for suicide victims

June 29, 2018

Men do not cry. Men must always stand with their heads up high, proud and strong. They cannot…
Mental health declining among disadvantaged American adults

June 22, 2018

Between the mid-1990s and early 2010s, self-reports of mental health declined among disadvantaged Americans ages 24 to 76.…
Age-related racial disparity in suicide rates among U.S. youth

May 23, 2018

New research suggests the suicide rate is roughly two times higher for black children ages 5-12 compared with…
3D printed Sarco capsule may become the first assisted suicide device of this kind in the world

February 8, 2018

You lay down comfortably in a futuristic-looking capsule. You close your eyes and just breathe. After a few…
Latinos: Loneliness, poor ethnic identity contribute to suicide risks

December 6, 2017

Suicide is a serious mental health issue among college students, especially Latinos who may struggle with belonging to…
For suicidal veterans, loneliness is the deadliest enemy

September 29, 2017

About 20 veterans commit suicide every day. The primary enemy most veterans face after service is not war-related…
Brain circuits may reveal which young people are likely to commit suicide

February 1, 2017

A new Yale-led study of adolescents and young adults at high risk of taking their own lives —…
Scientists Discover Key Identifier For Suicide Risk

August 3, 2016

An international collaboration of research scientists in Australia, the United States and Sweden has identified a molecule in…
New Study Links Suicide with Rates of Gun Ownership and How Weapons Are Stored

April 13, 2016

If guns were less available, fewer people would succeed in killing themselves, even if many would seek alternative…
Psychiatric intervention and repeated emergency admission due to drug overdose

December 22, 2015

A University of Tokyo research group, using an inpatient database, showed that intervention by a psychiatrist was associated…
Children’s loss of parents doubles the risk of suicide

November 13, 2015

A new study from Aarhus University shows that losing a mother or father before you reach the age…
The Liverpool View: Murder-suicide is extremely rare

April 1, 2015

It seems beyond doubt that the co-pilot of Germanwings flight 4U9525 made a conscious decision to destroy the…
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