National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

British backpacker found dead in Sydney is named as Amelia Blake

Police investigate possible murder-suicide involving 22-year-old who was discovered in an apartment near the body of man<p>A British woman and a Nepalese man found dead in an inner Sydney apartment in a suspected murder-suicide have been named.<p>The bodies of Amelia Blake, 22, and Brazil Gurung, who is …

Crime

Woman rallies support for Perry Local Schools after recent student suicides

PERRY TOWNSHIP, Ohio-- Amaris Simonson says following the suicides of six present and former students from the Perry Local School District in Stark …

Cleveland

Michael Phelps Confesses He Almost Took His Own Life Dealing With Depression At Height Of Career

Mauricio has been writing for 11 years and is deeply into movies, sports and anything funny.<p>Depression and thoughts of suicide are very real issues …

Michael Phelps

As bitcoin crashes, Reddit's cryptocurrency community post links to suicide hotlines

The value of cryptocurrencies - from bitcoin to ethereum - fell quickly this week.<p>As the price of a single bitcoin tumbled to under $10,000 for the …

Cryptocurrency

Seize the Awkward campaign wants to help you talk to a friend about their mental health

We've all been there before: A friend or loved one feels down, maybe even depressed, but we're not sure how to raise the subject. Will it offend …

Mental Health

Health professionals remind those struggling that help is available

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Following the death of Washington State University quarterback Tyler Hilinski, local health professionals are reminding those …

Portland, OR

Logan Paul Is Already Planning a Comeback: "Everyone Deserves Second Chances"

Earlier this year, Logan Paul shocked fans by posting a video of "suicide forest" in Japan including a human body hanging from a tree. The YouTuber — …

Logan Paul

Who's Nominated For Best Americana Album?

Kendrick Lamar, Sam Smith & More To Perform At 2018 GRAMMYs<p>Jan 17, 2018 - 6:30 am<p>Raul Midón Is Bad-A**, Blind & A 2018 GRAMMY Nominee<p>Jan 11, 2018 - …

Music

Matt Calkins: Take it from me, WSU athlete’s death a reminder that help is available

My last appointment with a psychiatrist was two weeks ago, when we talked mostly about relationships. It was far more pleasant than that of previous …

Mental Health

Logan Paul Says ‘Everyone Deserves Second Chances’ After Posting Video of Apparent Suicide Victim

<b>Logan Paul</b> said he believes he deserves a second chance after coming under fire for posting a YouTube video of an apparent suicide victim in Japan …

Logan Paul

The Bitcoin community reacts to crash

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies crashed hard, and many people aren’t taking it well.<p>Down from the near-$20,000 highs of early December, Bitcoin …

Technology

Rick Springfield Wants His Story to Help Others Battling Depression: 'I Want Them to Have Hope'

After opening up about dealing with depression and thoughts of suicide, Rick Springfield says he’s telling his story in hopes of helping others with …

Cranberries’ Dolores O’Riordan Suicide Attempt And ‘Difficult’ Mental Illness Revealed

If you are struggling with suicidal thoughts, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. TMZ is reporting that late Cranberries …

Mental Disorders

Alys Cole-King: ‘Suicide in the NHS family is particularly resonant for me’

Suicide prevention expert Alys Cole-King wants distressed NHS colleagues to seek support themselves during the winter crisis<p>Reports by overstretched NHS staff of the pressures of the winter crisis moved Dr Alys Cole-King to fire off a series of tweets last week:“You matter as much as your …

Psychology

Perry Township community holds vigil after recent student deaths

MASSILLON, STARK COUNTY, Ohio - A vigil was held to honor and remember a number of Perry Township students, past a present, who have recently lost …

Cleveland

Blue Monday isn’t the only day depression can strike. Here’s how I cope

PR campaigns that suggest it is OK to feel down on one day in January don’t help. But I have found ways to support my own mental health<p>Today, 15 January, is apparently Blue Monday, a term coined by the psychologist Cliff Arnall in 2005 after a publicist at a British holiday company persuaded him to …

Opinion (UK)

Suicide; Black People Are Hurting Also.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Suicide is a real problem in the Black community. According to the Center for Disease Control, the suicide rate of Black children …

African-American News

Literally 329 Things That Will Make Living With Depression A Little Easier

Because it can REALLY SUCK.<p>Some of those people are therapists and psychologists. Others are people dealing with depression who can tell you firsthand what worked for them. We've written a lot of depression content over the years — both helpful and feelsy — so we decided to pull a few gems together …

Mental Health

'Damn … I missed': the incredible story of the day the Queen was nearly shot

In 1981 a New Zealand teenager fired at the British monarch – and a new investigation claims the assassination attempt was brushed aside by officials<p>It may be the closest anyone has ever come to assassinating Queen Elizabeth II.<p>In 1981, Christopher John Lewis, a disturbed New Zealand teenager aimed …

Royal Family

Rick Springfield Discusses His Battle With Depression

In a new interview, Rick Springfield bravely opened up about his ongoing battle with depression and admitted he recently considered committing …

Chris Cornell

British rowers set Atlantic crossing record

‘Four Oarsmen’ take 29 days and 15 hours to complete 3,000-mile race from Canary Islands to Antigua<p>Four British rowers have set a new record for crossing the Atlantic Ocean after reaching land in the Caribbean early on Saturday.<p>George Biggar, Dicky Taylor, Peter Robinson and Stuart Watts spent 29 …

Canary Islands

What Does Bulimia Do to Your Body?

Like all eating disorders, bulimia is a serious illness. It can permanently damage your body and can even be deadly.<p>People with bulimia will often …

Wellness

Why 'Grey's Anatomy' Just Changed Its Return Episode Title to a Phone Number

"Grey's Anatomy" Season 14 is putting its title where its promotion has been.<p>Yeah, that's a strange way to put it, but when the ABC show returns from winter break next Thursday, Jan. 18, it's going to pick up right from Jo Wilson's (Camilla Luddington) shocked and unwelcome reunion with her abusive …

TV

Rick Springfield Says He Was Recently ''Really Close'' to Committing Suicide

We've seen him acting on <i>General Hospital</i>, appearing on <i>True Detective</i>, and of course, rocking out to "Jessie's Girl," but we've never seen this side …

Chester Bennington

It's Official: Here Are All the Stars Set to Perform at the 2018 Grammys

Get excited, because the Grammys are going down on Jan. 29! James Corden will be hosting the show and JAY-Z is leading the pack with a whopping eight …

Alessia Cara

Bruno Mars, Cardi B, SZA To Perform At Grammys

Scott Roth PerspectiveNEW YORK (AP) —<b> Bruno Mars</b> and <b>Cardi B,</b> who recently collaborated on the upbeat song “Finesse,” will perform together at the …

Alessia Cara

YouTube removes Logan Paul as a preferred ad partner, puts his YouTube Red projects on hold

A day after YouTube said it was looking into “further consequences” for influencer Logan Paul, <i>Polygon</i> is reporting that the service will be removing him from its Google Preferred ad program and is shelving Paul’s upcoming YouTube Red original video projects.<p><b>If you or anyone you know is considering</b> …

Logan Paul

Men do seek help for depression. I wish my dad had

One thing they never tell you about suicide is that you’ll never be able to relax when you have a couple of missed calls<p>A few days ago, I sent my brother who lives in the United States a message. All it said was: “Bad news … ” I was intending on following that up with: “My phone is about to run out …

Suicide

Logic, Khalid, and Alessia Cara Will Give Suicide Survivors a Voice at the Grammys

Logic, Alessia Cara, and Khalid have come up with one of the best possible uses of their platform. When the three perform at the upcoming Grammys ceremony, they'll raise suicide awareness in a big way. The trio are among the select performers scheduled to take the stage at the ceremony on Jan. 28, …

Entertainment

Dispatch From A Frigid Basement On Monday Afternoon, I'm Pretty Sure

<i>CFIDS (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome). Ken Anbender. 1997.</i><p>I’m not entirely sure how I’m writing right now. Today [Monday] I went to my endocrinologist for …

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