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Self-Injury May be Contagious Among Teenagers: Study

Self-injury--behaviours like cutting oneself without the intent to die--may be contagious among teenagers, who are more likely to harm themselves when they know someone...

Pandemic May Cause a Global Tsunami of Mental Health Problems: Researchers

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that Covid-19 pandemic will cause a global tsunami of mental health problems. Mental health problems were already a...

Signs And Symptoms You Can Identify To Prevent Suicide

On World Suicide Prevention Day we look at the tell tale signs and symptoms you can watch out for in case you feel a...

Postpone NEET And JEE, It May Lead To Suicides: Swamy To PM

BJP MP Subramanian Swamy has sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention to direct the Education Ministry to postpone the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test...

Entertainment Industry Suicides During Lockdown Call for Attention on Mental Health

By Arundhuti Banerjee Preksha Mehta, Manmeet Grewal, Anupama Pathak and Sameer Sharma. These names share two things in common. All of them are actors by...

Lithium in Drinking Water Linked With Anti-Suicidal Effect

It looks like we have now one more reason to drink plenty of water as scientists, including one of Indian-origin, found that naturally occurring...

Covid-19 puts 243 Million Adolescents at Risk

Adolescence is a critical period in the life of an individual when one acquires knowledge and develops cognitive skills which are critical to the...

Bollywood and its Dangerous Villains

By Salil Gewali Many firmly believe that Bollywood is synonymous with sleaze. Here the art and skills of the talent are ruthlessly undermined. The weight...

A Heartfelt Message That all Sushant’s Fans Wish to Convey

By Muskan Bhatnagar Not much time has passed since we lost our beloved Sushant Singh Rajput. A young, good looking man of utter intelligence. His...

Sushant Singh Rajput’s Suicide Case Spreads Awareness on Mental Health

By Muskan Bhatnagar Millions of hearts broke yesterday when the tragic news came in. A young, talented, self-made actor took his own life. He was...

Sushant Singh Rajput Dies By Suicide, Leaves The Nation Shocked

-By Varuni Trivedi In a shocking development, TV star turned Bollywood Actor Sushant Singh Rajput was found dead at his residence in Mumbai. He was...

Youngsters With Mild or Moderate Mental Distress at High Suicide Risk: Researchers

The vast majority of young people who self-harm or experience suicidal thoughts appear to have only mild or moderate mental distress, according to researchers. Measures...

All You Need to Know About Anxiety During Coronavirus Crisis

BY SFOORTI MISHRA A suspected novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patient admitted to the Safdarjung Hospital committed suicide by jumping from the hospital building. This is a...

Suicide Rates Increasing Among Self-Employed Than Unemployed

It may appear strange but more self-employed people are committing suicide every day than the unemployed. People with their own startups are likely to...

Exposure to Higher Levels of Air Pollution Linked to Depression: Study

People exposed to higher levels of air pollution are more likely to experience depression or commit suicide, researchers have found. The systematic review and meta-analysis...

New AI can Reduce Risk of Suicide Among Youth

In a bid to help mitigate the risk of suicide especially among the homeless youth, a team of researchers at University of California (USC)...

Physical illness And injury Raises The Risk of Suicide in Men, Not Women: Study

When it comes to identify who is more at suicide risk, scientists have found that physical illness and injury raises the risk of Suicide...

Researchers Identify Key Networks In Brain That Play Role In Suicide

Researchers have identified key networks within the brain which they say interact to increase the risk that an individual will think about - or...

According to NCRB Report, Suicide Rates in India Saw a Decline in 2016 with 10.3%

The all-India suicide rate per lakh population saw a decline in 2016 with 10.3 per cent Suicide cases reported compared to the 10.6 per...

WHO Calls for Developing and Implementing Strategies to Prevent Suicide and Promote Mental Health

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for developing and implementing strategies to prevent suicide and promote mental health. Ahead of the World Mental Health...

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