Chatrooms Can Help People Deal With Social Isolation, But Also Encourage Self-Harm

By | Thu, 10/31/2013 - 12:26

Chatroom use among vulnerable young people could be causing more harm than good.

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Dogs Left Alone Display Self-Harm and Incontinence: What You Need To Know About Your Pet's Mental Health

By | Mon, 08/19/2013 - 18:40

Dogs with working owners exhibit intense psychological trauma during periods of solitude, a new documentary finds. Fortunately, therapeutic strategies are available.

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Man Slashes Wrists In ‘Today’ Show Suicide Attempt, Has Public Self-Injury History [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 06/07/2013 - 11:46

A potential suicide attempt took place Thursday at Rockefeller Center, as Pak Chong Mar slashed his wrists during a 'Today' show taping.


Individuals Who Self-Harm Are Three Times More Likely to Die Too Soon

By | Tue, 09/18/2012 - 19:41

According to new research from the University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, individuals who inflict self-harm are more likely to die prematurely.