Suicide Archive

Depression

Depression

A mental health disorder characterized by persistently depressed mood or loss of interest in activities, causing significant impairment in daily life. What is depression? Depression is a widespread mental health problem affecting many people. The …
Suicide

Suicide

Suicide is the act of intentionally causing one’s own death Suicide is a type of deliberate self harm and is defined as an intentional human act of killing oneself. Approximately 1.5 percent of people die by suicide. This is approximately 12 per 100,000 people in a given year. The rates of completed …