Idaho’s suicide rate dropped steeply before the pandemic, but the trend may have reversed in 2020, according to federal data.
The family is claiming Robinhood Financial's business practices "directly" led to their son's death. Alex Kearns killed himself in June after mistakenly believing he lost more than $700,000.
Idaho authorities are investigating a shooting that left two dead in Ada County to the south of Boise and east of Kuna.
Heavy use of marijuana by teens and young adults with mood disorders is linked to an increased risk of self-harm, suicide attempts and death, a study found.
Dougie Poynter has “lost two years” of his memory as a result of his Valium addiction, which he battled between 2016 and 2018 after McFly went on hiatus.
Police found the bodies of a man and a woman inside a Bellevue coffee shop Thursday night.
Sharon Osbourne has detailed her heartbreaking suicide attempt four years ago and how she "shocked" herself to "get it together".
Jameela Jamil says surviving her suicide attempt has been "the most extraordinary gift", as she can now use her platform to encourage others to "hang on".
RUPERT — The Mini-Cassia Veterans’ Service Office is holding an open house in September to promote suicide prevention.
In two years, individuals in suicidal crisis seeking help will have a number that's easy to remember and quick to dial to reach the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
Series hero Ali Reynolds returns with a vengeance in the topical “Credible Threat.” The setup is especially relevant and timely: When the life of the local Phoenix archbishop is threatened, he turns to Ali’s detective agency for help. The trail of the threats, and ultimate assassination attempt, may or may not be linked to grief-stricken mother Rachael Higgins, who has just learned that her son’s addiction and ultimate suicide were directly related to abuse suffered at the hands of a pedophile priest.
Diaz’s debut memoir, winner of the 2020 Whiting Award for nonfiction, tells of growing up in a troubled family in Puerto Rico. “Diaz is meticulous in her craft, and on page after page her writing truly sings,” wrote a New York Times reviewer. “This brutally honest coming-of-age story is a painful yet illuminating memoir, a testament to resilience in the face of scarcity, a broken family, substance abuse, sexual assault, mental illness, suicide and violence. It takes courage to write a book like ‘Ordinary Girls,’ and Diaz does not shy away from her deepest, most troubling truths.”
Apparently, if a child is having emotional problems in school, the answer to some legislators is not to address it at the school, where children spend most of their day during the school year. The answer is either to ship them off to an unlicensed treatment facility or take the kid out behind the woodshed and give them a beating.
No wonder Idaho is in crisis.
Two days before Thanksgiving, Alejandra Agredo of Miami wrote on her Twitter account, “i could use a hug right now.” Hours later, the 17-year-…
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A simple three-digit telephone call to 211 will connect to the Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline.
BURLEY — Self-proclaimed social media activist Collin Kartchner will give a free presentation on “Fighting Social Media’s Influence on Teen Me…