Suicide a Heartbreaking Epidemic

Suicide a Heartbreaking Epidemic

Shayne Clench was a bright-eyed 17-year-old in pictures handed out at his funeral, and the Ajax, Ontario teen’s death notice was filled with a stark reality check.  In with the other obituaries, the notice read that thee teen had “passed away suddenly by taking his own life.”  His family says they wanted the death notice […]

Suicide Prevented by Friends

Suicide Prevented by Friends

Many people experience thoughts of suicide. Studies show that the most important prevention of its occurrence is done by friends and relatives. In many instances, people with suicidal thoughts do not feel like the people they are reaching out to are acknowledging their pain and suffering. Research has shown that 75% of people who commit […]

Suicide Rickshaw Bomber Kills 13 in Afghanistan

Suicide Rickshaw Bomber Kills 13 in Afghanistan

  A suicide bombing attack, via rickshaw, happened at a checkpoint to a market in norther Afghanistan Tuesday. According to officials, 13 civilians were killed as the country gets closer to presidential elections. While the suicide rickshaw bombing happened in an area where the Taliban is active, no one has claimed responsibility for the attack. […]