Suicide Rates Up In Nearly Every State; Up 35% In Mass.In the wake of Kate Spade's and Anthony Bourdain's suicide, a newly released study says suicide rates have increased nearly 30 percent in the U.S. in the last 20 years.
More Time On Smartphones Linked To Higher Suicide Risk In Teens, Study SaysResearchers at Florida State University (FSU) say there's a link between an increased risk of suicide in teens and the time spent using mobile devices.
Self-Inflicted Injuries Surge Among Tween & Early Teen GirlsEmergency room visits for non-fatal, self-inflicted injuries surged in recent years among US girls between the ages of 10 and 14, according to a new study.
'13 Reasons Why' Might Have Triggered Suicide Searches OnlineResearchers found that for almost three weeks afterward, there were at least 900,000 more than expected Google searches including the word "suicide."
WBZ Cares: Support Group Leader Finds Strength at "Learn to Cope"Every day, 78 people in the U.S. die from an opiate overdose - 29 from heroin alone. Today a recovering addict now leads group meetings through "Learn to Cope."
Woman Wants Statements Kept Out Of Taunton Texting Suicide TrialLawyers for a woman who sent her boyfriend text messages encouraging him to kill himself will argue that the jury at her manslaughter trial should not be allowed to hear about statements she made to police.
Leading Pediatrician Group Urges Screening Children For Suicide RiskWith suicide now the second leading cause of death for teenagers, the American Academy of Pediatrics has issued new guidelines so doctors can help identify patients at risk.
Court Hears Case Of Teen Who Sent Boyfriend Texts Urging SuicideMassachusetts' highest court is set to hear arguments in the case of a teenager charged with involuntary manslaughter for allegedly sending her boyfriend dozens of text messages encouraging him to kill himself.
MIT Students Turn Their Brainpower Toward Suicide PreventionAfter seven suicides in two years, students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are looking for their own solutions to prevent more deaths.
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Lawyer: Amy Lord's Accused Killer Attempted Suicide AgainThe man charged with killing Amy Lord reportedly tried to kill himself again over the weekend.
Couple Dead At Wakefield Apartment Complex In Apparent Murder-SuicidePolice are investigating the death of a husband and wife at a Wakefield apartment complex in what authorities are calling a murder-suicide.