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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.


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How Common Is Depression?

Nearly 60 million people experience a mental health condition every year. But only a fraction of those conditions are ever detected.


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Actor Robin Williams Found Dead In Apparent Suicide

Actor and comedian Robin Williams was found dead Monday in his northern California home, in what was suspected to be a suicide.


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Study: Suicides More Likely To Occur After Midnight

According to a new study, suicides are more likely to happen after midnight.


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Interstate Opens Back Up After Man Jumped From Overpass

Part of an interstate highway in Raleigh is open again after it was closed for two hours when a man jumped to his death from an overpass.


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York County Inmate Committed Suicide

Authorities have ruled the death of a York County jail inmate charged with killing his mother and a neighbor as a suicide.


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Convicted Murderer Found Dead Inside NC Prison

LAURINBURG, N.C. (AP) — An inmate serving a life sentence for first-degree murder has been found dead inside a high-security North Carolina prison. A brief statement issued by the N.C. Department of Public Safety says […]


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Coroner: Man On SC Death Row Committed Suicide

RIDGEVILLE, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a 46-year-old man on death row for killing a fellow inmate killed himself. WCSC-TV reports ( ) that Dorchester County Coroner Chris Nisbet says Kenneth Justus used a razor […]

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Suicide Ruled As Cause Of Death For Both Husband And Wife

Authorities say a man and a wife found dead in the backyard of a Greer home each committed suicide.


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Study Investigates Veteran Suicide Risk

A new $10 million study in Charleston is investigating if omega-3 fatty acids – the substance found in fish oil – can reduce the suicide risk among the nation’s veterans.




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