Suicide Warnings Signs

Suicide Warning Signs and Need for Depression Treatment

Dramatic Increase in Suicide Rates and Need for Depression Treatment High profile suicides continue to capture the latest headlines.  In recent weeks, news reports announced the deaths by suicide of D.J. and producer, Avicii; designer, Kate Spade; and CNN celebrity chef, Anthony Bourdain.  These suicide deaths follow closely on the heels of The Cranberries lead […]

Mental Disorders with High Suicide Rates

Mental Disorders with High Suicide Rates

Understanding Mental Disorders with High Suicide Rates Most everyone has experienced the pain from the aftermath of suicide, whether is it was a family member or a beloved celebrity. With suicide being the 10th leading cause of death for all ages, many friends and relatives have been left to wonder why a loved one would […]

Heroin Epidemic

Heroin Epidemic And Overdose Rises In The United States

Heroin Epidemic And Overdose Rises In The United States Heroin epidemic, and addiction in general, is an ailment most individuals disregard for a number of reasons. Some view addiction as a product of an individual’s subconscious mind and feel it can easily be controlled by willpower. They neglect the mental connection there is to it. […]

effects of alcohol on womens bodies

Alcohol Abuse: Women Catching Up to Men

Effects of Alcohol on Womens Bodies Most of the western world is seeing an increase in alcohol abuse – in many different countries, female drinkers are the ones responsible for driving this growth. This is not a problem limited to the United States. It is happening globally. The gap between male and female consumption becomes […]

overmedicated society

Why 70 Million People Use Drugs

Overmedicated Society According to a new piece of research, almost one in every five Americans – 70 million of us – use mind-altering drugs. Even if these numbers are slightly exaggerated, it still highlights the fact that the country is undergoing an epidemic of both illegal narcotic use and prescription drug abuse. The number of drug-related deaths […]