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Man Kills Himself; Dangerous Chemical Found Inside His Car

The N.C. Highway Patrol says a man who told troopers he had a device in his car that could hurt them killed himself, and a search of the car turned up a potentially harmful chemical.

03/12/2015

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Official: Multistate Crime Rampage Suspect Kills Self

Authorities say one of two suspects arrested in a multistate crime rampage which included the deaths of a North Carolina couple has committed suicide in prison.

03/10/2015

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Study: Sunny Days May Boost Suicide Rate

A recent study has found a link between sunlight exposure and suicide rates; adding further evidence to previous studies.

09/14/2014

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

08/14/2014

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How Common Is Depression?

Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.

08/14/2014

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Actor Robin Williams Found Dead In Apparent Suicide

Actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead Monday in his northern California home, in what was suspected to be a suicide.

08/11/2014

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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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