Study: 'Tough Guys' May Be At Higher Risk Of SuicideMen die by suicide three and a half times more often than women and a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry suggests that so-called "tough guys" may be at especially high risk.
Suicide Rates Among America's Young People Continue To Soar, Study ShowsAn increase was especially seen among 15- to 19-year-olds and young men.
Gisele Bundchen Says She Used To Contemplate SuicideSupermodel Gisele Bundchen says that though her life might seem perfect to outsiders, she has struggled in the past with anxiety and suicidal thoughts.
'Christian's Team' Among Thousands Walking For Samaritans, Suicide PreventionPeople from all over the Boston area are getting ready to lace up their sneakers, and support the work of the Samaritans, to try and prevent suicides.
Suicide Survivor Gets 'Ultimate Second Chance' After Historic Face TransplantA young woman has been given a new lease on life one year after becoming the youngest person to undergo a face transplant in the U.S.
Centro: Raising Awareness About Suicide PreventionWBZ’s Yadires Nova-Salcedo talks about suicide prevention with suicide survivor Melida Arredondo, from the non-profit Arredondo Family Foundation.
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.
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.
Pope Francis’ Historic U.S. Visit – The Arredondo Experience