By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Thu, 01/02/2014 - 13:37
Jovan Belcher's mother has filed a wrongful-death suit alleging that the Kansas City Chiefs did not provide adequate medical care to her son, who experienced "repetitive head trama" during his NFL career.
By Lecia Bushak | Thu, 12/12/2013 - 17:29
Scientists will be able to identify a person's suicide risk with a new genetic test.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Wed, 11/27/2013 - 11:34
Sen. Creigh Deed's son, Austin, was denied admittance into a psychiatric facility the day before fatally shooting himself in the head.
By John Ericson | Mon, 11/25/2013 - 17:50
The anti-smoking drug Chantix has been implicated in 544 suicides and 1,869 attempted suicides, according to a review of FDA documents.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 10/31/2013 - 12:26
Chatroom use among vulnerable young people could be causing more harm than good.
By Nadia-Elysse Harris | Sat, 10/19/2013 - 15:23
Although actor-rapper Donald Glover insists he's not depressed, his social media posts are consistent with someone struggling with depression. Learn the warning signs.
By Lizette Borreli | Thu, 10/17/2013 - 18:25
The parents of 20-year-old Matthew Leahy believe that his recent suicide at a mental health facility may have been triggered by the effects of smoking pot.
By Anthony Rivas | Thu, 10/17/2013 - 18:00
Migraines are chronic headaches that can lead other illnesses as sufferers have difficulty dealing with the pain. A new study finds that one of these illnesses is depression.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 09/19/2013 - 12:47
A college in China is not letting incoming freshmen start classes until they sign "suicide waivers."
By Justin Caba | Wed, 09/18/2013 - 10:28
Rebecca Ann Sedwick jumped from an abandoned cement factory following almost two years of cyberbullying that her mother reported to the school.
By Matthew Mientka | Tue, 09/17/2013 - 14:01
Researchers say suicide rates rose significantly around the world in countries affected by the economic malaise beginning in 2008.
By Nsikan Akpan | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 14:56
With suicides on the rise in debt-stricken Greece, Medical Daily reviews keys to stopping these tragedies in light of World Suicide Prevention Day.