suicide

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When I tried to kill myself, I received help. Why don’t Indigenous people?

Anna Mehler Paperny: Hospitals are supposed to be places where you receive care and are kept safe. But that’s not true for everyone.
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Are Baby Boomers the suicide generation?

Pondering his brother’s death, an author asks if Boomers are pre-programmed to end their own lives in his new book, ’To The River: Losing My Brother’
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A letter to friends with mental illnesses: ’Your lives make my life worth living’

Before You Go: Some of Daphnée Lévesque’s loved ones suffer from mental illness, and have tried to take their own lives—a struggle she understands firsthand. Still, she holds hope.
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How AI is helping to predict and prevent suicides

Artificial intelligence technology is here to stay in suicide screening and intervention, but there are obstacles to address
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Logan Paul isn’t alone in exploiting suicide, so why do others get a pass?

People who die from mental illness—including those who die by suicide—deserve to be afforded the same dignity as people who die from any other disease
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Bella Bella, B.C.: The town that solved suicide

How remote Bella Bella emerged from its ’dark time’ by reconnecting troubled youth with the land
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What we’re not talking about in the assisted-dying debate

Why suicide researchers have a potentially important perspective on the debate over assisted dying
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Top court allows ’physician-assisted death’

John Geddes on the legal and ethical conundrum handed to the federal government by the Supreme Court’s historic decision
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Gunned down, not run down: The new face of American fatalities

Data shows that it’s just a matter of time before guns kill more Americans than cars do
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Miriam Toews: Nudging along a difficult conversation

The award-winning author is pleased Canadians are talking, but she is nudging the conversation along.