A new study on teen suicide shows an extremely high rate among transgender teens. Experts say a lack of acceptance could be a contributing factor.
The brother of a young girl in Illinois reportedly found her dead in the family's garage. Now the community is working to pick up the pieces — and address bullying in her school.
Kwame Anderson and Jason Gabel were running their beer delivery route in St. Paul, Minn., when they spotted a man hanging onto a fence on a freeway overpass.
In a deeply personal piece, Adele's childhood best friend shares the excruciating details of surviving postpartum psychosis — a mental illness that strikes one to two out of a thousand new moms.
The mistreatment of trans murder victims in Jacksonville, Fla., has driven the “Orange Is the New Black” actress to revisit her past. In a new post, she looked back at her suicide attempt and argued for respecting the gender identities of trans people.
Bonner, who had lost a great deal of weight since appearing on the show, wrote that he needed to face his "demons" head on.
Nearly two months after the designer's suicide, Kate Spade's husband and daughter revealed how they have honored her memory.
The activist had left the group Femen, which was created in her native country, Ukraine, and had been focusing on her art in exile in Paris.
The wife of the Linkin Park frontman tells her children, "Daddy died because his brain was sick."
A woman living with complex post-traumatic stress disorder (C-PTSD) offers tips on how to live with chronic suicidality.
The announcement that the designer’s father had died was sent to a local newspaper only minutes before the scheduled beginning of her funeral.
Val Kilmer is wrong — suicide is not "selfish." I know because I once tried to take my own life.
Men account for the majority of deaths by suicide, but new government data has experts questioning what's causing the rise among women.
Oprah talked about the recent celebrity suicides on the red carpet, and although she meant well, her message was problematic.
The comedian said friends put together a list of Paris tips for his honeymoon. Then he sent that list to Anthony Bourdain.
The suicides of designer Kate Spade and celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain this week have stunned the world and triggered thousands of emotional responses from Yahoo commenters. The back-to-back losses are a stark reminder of what the World Health Organization calls a “global phenomenon.” Close to 800,000 people die due to suicide every year, the WHO reports, making an average of one person every 40 seconds. Along with grieving family and friends, Yahoo commenters are asking: Why?
After the suicide of a celebrity such as Kate Spade or Anthony Bourdain, other vulnerable people might ask, "If their life is so bad, and they had everything, what hope is there for someone like me?”