by Alan Pyke Posted on June 22, 2014
Economic downturns have long been understood to push suicide rates up, but new research shows that a stronger unemployment safety net mitigates that effect.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 6, 2014
A 29-year-old Tamil asylum seeker, Leo Seemanpillai, died last Sunday in a Melbourne hospital after setting himself on fire.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 28, 2014
“The bridge is a sieve in the mental health world. Anyone can fall through during a momentary crisis.”
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by Zack Ford Posted on January 28, 2014 Updated: January 28, 2014
A new study finds that discrimination is a significant risk factor that may be contributing to the high suicide attempt rates among transgender people.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on January 11, 2014 Updated: January 11, 2014
Young male veterans under the age of 30 are three times more likely to commit suicide when compared to civilian males in the same age bracket.
by Judd Legum Posted on December 19, 2013 Updated: December 30, 2013
In a media environment increasingly dominated by celebrity, scandal and the political horserace, many of the most important stories receive scant coverage.