As the mother of a suicide victim, the news of 46 year-old Mark Madoff's apparent suicide by hanging earlier this morning, has left me... I don't exac...
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The recent spate of bullying-induced suicides - below are the names
Asher Brown, 13, Cypress, Texas
Seth Walsh, 13, Tehachapi, California
With the help and support of friends and readers, I organized the first Get Your Wellness On -- A Suicide Awareness & Prevention Fair to create opportunities where we can be of help to the over 33,000 people die of suicide every year in the U.S.
Almost Mother's Day, and the sorrow in my heart grows like an unborn baby in the mother's womb.
My beloved twenty year-old son, Andrew, left my womb...
Was Ronald Reagan's proclamation 5500 of June 1986, the last proclamation concerning Suicide and Mental Health?
This is what one of my readers told me...
Dear Marie Osmond: I understand your anguish only too well. I have no words of comfort, as I myself am gravely wounded by my own son's death by suicide.
Before it touched me, I didn't know that every minute in the United States a person attempts suicide.
It wasn't until my son's death in early November 2009, that I learned of what a pandemic suicide is. Yet no one talks about it.
In the predawn hours of November 3, 2009, my beloved twenty-year-old son, Andrew Williamson-Noble, died by suicide. He jumped from the 10th floor of Bobst, NYU's main library.
UPDATE 5:15pm EST, 11/3: The full text of NYU President John Sexton's email to the school community is below:
The Death of an NYU Student
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