Home Tags Suicide

Tag: suicide

Insufficient evidence to conclude that Prodigy frontman committed suicide

LONDON — Prodigy frontman Keith Flint died as a result of hanging and drugs that were in his system, an inquest into his death heard on Wednesday, but there was not enough evidence to determine he committed suicide.

10 (or more) reasons to live

THE NARRATOR enters and walks to audience members around the room as she gives out strips of paper. From the aisle, she walks to the third row on the left side and hands this writer one strip of paper on which was written “5. Things with stripes” in cursive letters. “Hold on it. I’ll explain later,” she says.

Death of actress Margot Kidder, Lois Lane of Superman fame, ruled...

LOS ANGELES — The death of Margot Kidder, the actress who soared to fame in the 1970s playing Lois Lane in the Superman movies, has been ruled a suicide, a Montana coroner’s office said.

Robin Williams’ death linked to copycat suicides

LOS ANGELES — Suicide rates in the United States spiked almost 10% following the death in 2014 of actor Robin Williams, and spiked even...

YouTube cuts star Logan Paul from projects over his video of...

NEW YORK — YouTube on Wednesday punished one of its stars, American Logan Paul, over a video that showed a suicide victim in a...

Star’s suicide highlights dark side of the K-pop dream

SEOUL — Known for its ultra-competitive, pressure-cooker society, South Korea has one of the world’s highest suicide rates. And this week the even higher...

Minding the gap in Philippines’ mental health

Mental health remains a misunderstood topic in the Philippines. People with mental illness are often discriminated. This stigma in the local setting only shows...

Invisible wounds

A popular adage dictates, in no uncertain terms, that time heals all wounds. Cuts can mend, blood will dry, given enough time. One would...

How to help if someone is suicidal

(The tips below are from the “Suicide First Aid Guidelines of the Philippines,” research supported by a grant from the American Foundation for Suicide...

Linkin Park albums back in top 10 after singer’s suicide

NEW YORK -- Two albums by Linkin Park reentered the top 10 on the US sales chart Tuesday as fans mourned the suicide of...

Hope in 40 seconds of video

EVERY 40 seconds, a life is lost to suicide, making it the second leading cause of death among 15- to 29-year olds globally, according...