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US Soldiers Suicide

PBS's 'This Emotional Life': Memorial Day -- Remembering Military Suicides

Brigadier General (Ret) Stephen N. Xenakis, M.D. | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Brigadier General (Ret) Stephen N. Xenakis, M.D.

For some families, this Memorial Day will be especially hard. Their loved ones didn't die the hero's death. They were one of 160 soldiers last year who committed suicide, despite the military's unprecedented effort to stem the tide.

Suicides Among Active-Duty Soldiers Reach Record High

Washington Post | Dana Priest | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Lt. Elizabeth Whiteside, a psychiatric outpatient at Walter Reed Army Medical Center who was waiting for the Army to decide whether to court-martial h...