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Soldiers in the U.S. Army attend a suicide prevention class. (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

Study: Suicides More Likely To Occur After Midnight

According to a new study, suicides are more likely to happen after midnight.

06/02/2014

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Too Much Truth – Teen Shoots Herself After Making Adult Movie

Today we heard the good news that the missing Morehouse student, Ben Jones, was found and returned to his family this morning. However, DB learned today that a young college student from Minnesota has taken […]

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Study: Younger Siblings More Likely To Commit Suicide

A recent study out of Sweden has revealed that younger siblings are more likely to commit suicide than firstborns or older siblings.

05/24/2014

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Study: Newspaper Reports Of Suicides Linked With Some Teen Suicide Clusters

According to a new study, newspaper reports of suicide may have an impact on the initiation of some teenage suicide clusters.

05/05/2014

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Study: Link Between Pollen, Suicide Rates

According to a study, pollen is a potential explanation for the seasonal effects on suicide rates.

04/16/2014

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Expert: Selfie Addiction May Cause Mental Illness

Having an addiction to taking selfies, may cause mental illness, according to an expert.

04/09/2014

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Freddie The Falcon Apologizes After Insensitive Tweet

Freddie the Falcon, the Atlanta Falcons’ mascot had to issue an apology after a tweet he made which compared his team’s season to needed suicide prevention.

11/05/2013

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Study: Cancer Diagnoses Increase Suicide Risk By 60 Percent In Younger Patients

A recent study suggests that teenagers and young adults who are diagnosed with cancer could be at an increased risk of suicide.

10/30/2013

A medical examiner near Atlanta says former San Diego Chargers safety Paul Oliver has committed suicide. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Former Chargers Safety Paul Oliver Commits Suicide At Marietta Home

A medical examiner near Atlanta says former San Diego Chargers safety Paul Oliver has committed suicide.

09/25/2013

The argument for the deal is simple, says Cobb County Commission Chairman Tim Lee and other supporters. Almost $400 million in county bonds and immediate infrastructure improvements, with debt payments approaching $600 million over 30 years — will generate enough economic activity and, thus, tax revenue to justify the spending. Credit: Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Investigators: Man Committed Suicide At Braves Game

Investigators in the Fulton County Medical Examiner’s office say the death of a man who fell over a railing at Turner Field has been ruled as a suicide.

09/20/2013

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