Montana, Utah, Nevada and New Mexico had the highest rates of veteran suicide as of 2014.
By Melissa Holt, The Conversation
All 50 states have some kind of anti-bullying law, and schools are increasingly being called upon to implement bullying prevention programs.
By Joshua Barajas, Nsikan Akpan
Michelle Carter could face up to 20 years in prison for urging Conrad Roy III to take his own life.
The researchers found that suicide attempts by high school students decreased by 7 percent in states after they passed laws to legalize same-sex marriage.
In spite of decades of advancements in health care, diet and safety, white Americans are now living shorter lives, a trend that has surprised experts. Economics correspondent Paul Solman reports out of Maysville, Kentucky, an area struggling with an increase…
By Emily Wishingrad
Is social media reporting the future of mental health treatment?…
By Melody Schreiber, STAT
Suicide is a growing problem among the indigenous Sami of Sweden. Many work as reindeer herders, and feel acute anxiety about the effects of climate change.
In our news wrap Friday, the Supreme Court has agreed to hear its first case on transgender rights, which involves a transgender teen in Virginia who was barred from using the boys' bathroom at a high school. Also, the secretary…
By Saskia de Melker, Melanie Saltzman
Suicide is now the nation's tenth-leading cause of death, and the second-leading cause of death for Americans aged 15-34 years old. Top suicide researchers are developing new technological tools to help predict who is most at risk and save lives.
By Corinne Segal
Psychiatric beds have been a disappearing resource for suicidal patients in recent years.
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