#Suicide

  • Article: A Pop-Up Museum in London Highlights the Stories of People Struggling With Mental Illness

    A Pop-Up Museum in London Highlights the Stories of People Struggling With Mental Illness

    By Helen Lock|Oct. 14, 2019

    The Museum of Lost and Found Potential wants to put a face to mental health statistics. Read more

  • Article: The Suicide Rate in the UK Is at Its Highest Since 2002: Data

    The Suicide Rate in the UK Is at Its Highest Since 2002: Data

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 3, 2019

    The latest statistics are “extremely worrying” say Samaritans. Read more

  • Article: Technology Is Contributing to the UK's Mental Health Crisis in Schools, But Could It Also Help?

    Technology Is Contributing to the UK's Mental Health Crisis in Schools, But Could It Also Help?

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Aug. 15, 2019

    Technology seemingly traps young people in a cycle of worsening mental health. But could it help? Read more

  • Article: Prince William and the World’s Leading Football Stars Are Taking Stigma Out of Men's Mental Health

    Prince William and the World’s Leading Football Stars Are Taking Stigma Out of Men's Mental Health

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 6, 2019

    Football is “one of the most powerful, unifying forces in our society.” Read more

  • Article: Will Young Says LGBTQ Lessons in Schools Are Vital to Tackle UK Suicide Epidemic

    Will Young Says LGBTQ Lessons in Schools Are Vital to Tackle UK Suicide Epidemic

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 5, 2019

    Young people who are LGBTQ are three times more likely to attempt suicide. Read more

  • Article: Australia's String of Indigenous Youth Suicides Has Been Linked to 'Crushing' Poverty

    Australia's String of Indigenous Youth Suicides Has Been Linked to 'Crushing' Poverty

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 12, 2019

    Almost all Aboriginal suicides are of people living below the poverty line. Read more

  • Article: Texas Inmate's Suicide Highlights Need to End Cash Bail, Advocates Say

    Texas Inmate's Suicide Highlights Need to End Cash Bail, Advocates Say

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 20, 2018

    Cash bail has enormous consequences for people living in poverty. Read more

  • Article: Rising Heat Linked to Increase in Suicide in US and Mexico

    Rising Heat Linked to Increase in Suicide in US and Mexico

    July 24, 2018

    If global warming is not capped by 2050, there could be at least an additional 21,000 suicides. Read more