Tag: suicide prevention

Can Facebook Prevent Suicide?

Can Facebook Prevent Suicide?

More than 800 million people use Facebook, now the social media giant has launched a new suicide reporting tool available to people who use Facebook in the United States and Canada. But will it make a difference?

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Why Do We Kill Ourselves?

Why Do We Kill Ourselves?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports the highest suicide rate, 16.03 per 100,000, was found among black males aged 20–24 in 2011. Homicide and now sucide is a perfect storm for near extinction. All hands on deck people!

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It Gets Better

It Gets Better

NFL star, Kenny McKinley was only 23-years-old when he shot himself. Little Carl Joseph Walker was only eleven when he ended his life. And Joseph Jefferson was just twenty-six years young when he killed himself. Each of these promising young men committed suicide.

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