The realness of depression is a harsh reality to some. Many people feel that because there is no lab test, x-ray or physical manifestation of this disease that it is not real.
1 adult person completes suicide every 17 minutes; one teenager completes sucide every 2 hours
The man serving a life prison term for kidnapping three women and repeatedly raping them in his home for nearly a decade Ariel Castro Found Dead! He is believed to have committed suicide, a prison official said. Ariel Castro, 53, was found hanging in his cell around 9:20 p.m. Tuesday at the Correctional Reception Center […]
Suicide is a growing epidemic, especially among younger generations of people. As a matter of fact, suicide is the the third leading cause of death for people between the ages of 10-24! Knowing that, you would think that medical professionals would have “sure fire” ways to prevent such events or at least help to determine […]
I realize that this post may not get as many hits as a celebrity gossip story or who got who pregnant story, but the number of African-American youths completing suicidal is now a very serious issue that we must address immediately. People we can no longer turn our backs on the mysterious illness of depression, […]
TMZ just reported that Lee Thompson Young also known as Jett Jackson died at the age of 29. No information has been released so far. He was found dead by a gun shot wound that appeared to be self inflicted. Why is the suicide rate increasing among black men? Jet interviewed several experts across […]