Suicide methods
A suicide method is any means by which a person commits suicide, purposely taking his or her own life. Suicide methods can be classified according to two modes of interrupting one's life processes: ph...
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California Assembly approves right-to-die legislation
After nearly a quarter-century of efforts in California to afford terminally ill patients the right to end their lives with a doctor's help, state lawmakers and the governor may be on the verge of gra...
Woman suing California for her right to die at home
A San Francisco woman battling cancer is prepared to battle the state of California in court for what she says is her right to die on her own terms.
Gov. Brown signs controversial assisted-suicide bill
Caught between conflicting moral arguments, Gov. Jerry Brown, a former Jesuit seminary student, on Monday signed a measure allowing physicians to prescribe lethal doses of drugs to terminally ill pati...
My Right to Die: Assisted Suicide, My Family, and Me
Is this the next civil rights battle?
Stephen Hawking: 'I would Consider Assisted Suicide'
Stephen Hawking has said he would consider ending his own life if he became a burden to others or if he had “nothing more to contribute”. But the physicist and cosmologist told a forthcoming BBC progr...
The Blue Whale Challenge
The Blue Whale Game or Challenge is a where people are given a daily task, for 50 days. For more information on this please see these links: http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/blue-whale-challenge https:/...
Blue Whale Suicide Game
There's an investigation in Russia about a social media game that is reportedly causing vulnerable teens to commit suicide that goes by the name of, Blue Whale. My Social Media: Twitch: http://twitch...
Cold Water Boot Camp
Volunteers experience the 3 effects of cold water immersion - cold shock, cold incapacitation & hypothermia. Learn how to survive a fall into cold water.
Retired NYPD Detective Shoots Two Sons Then Kills Himself
A retired NYPD detective shot his two adult sons before killing himself during a party in their Long Island home.
Suicide Bombing At Pakistani Hospital In Quetta Kills 67
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A suicide bomber killed at least 67 people and wounded dozens more in an attack that struck a government-run hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta on Monday, police and d...
Medina Explosion: Saudi City 'Hit By Suicide Bomber'
A suicide bombing hits Saudi Arabia's city of Medina, close to the Prophet's Mosque, one of Islam's holiest sites, media reports say.
EgyptAir Flight 181: Passenger Claiming To Have Suicide Bomb Hijacks Plane To Cairo - Latest Updates
EgyptAir confirms its plane was hijacked en route from Alexandria to Cairo Airbus A320 carrying 56 passengers lands after request by pilots at Larnaca airport in Cyprus. Airline says at least one hija...
Baby Saves Her Family From Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Celia's sleep schedule is like clockwork. So on this particular night when she unexpectedly wakes up for the second time, her mother leaps from bed, only to realize that something is very wrong.
Doctors Save Frozen Man
Miracle do happen.
ISIS-Affiliated Suicide Bomber Kills 10, Injures 15 In Istanbul Tourist District
A suicide bomber affiliated with Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) detonated a bomb in a historic district of Istanbul popular with tourists Tuesday morning, killing at least 10 people — nine of ...
Self-injury
Self-harm (SH) or deliberate self-harm (DSH) includes self-injury (SI) and self-poisoning and is defined as the intentional, direct injuring of body tissue most often done without suicidal intentions....
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Drowning
Drowning is defined as respiratory impairment from being in or under a liquid. It is further classified by outcome into: death, ongoing health problems and no ongoing health problems. Using the term n...
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Suicide bag
A suicide bag, also known as an exit bag, is a device consisting of a large plastic bag with a drawcord used to commit suicide. It is usually used in conjunction with an inert gas like helium or nitr...
Hypothermia
Hypothermia (from Greek ὑποθερμία) is defined as a body core temperature below 35.0 °C (95.0 °F). Symptoms depend on the temperature. In mild hypothermia there is shivering and mental confus...
Hypothermia - Wikipedia
Electrocution
Electrocution is death caused by electric shock, either accidental or deliberate. The word is derived from "electro" and "execution", but it is also used for accidental death. The term "electrocution,...
Jumper (suicide)
A jumper, in police and media parlance, is a person who plans to fall or jump (or already has fallen or jumped) from a potentially deadly height, sometimes with the intention to commit suicide, at oth...
Jumper (suicide) - Wikipedia
Self-defenestration
Defenestration is the act of throwing someone or something out of a window.The term was coined around the time of an incident in Prague Castle in the year 1618. The word comes from the Latin de- (out ...
Self-defenestration - Wikipedia
Suicide by hanging
Suicide by hanging is the act of intentionally killing oneself via suspension from an anchor-point or ligature point (e.g. an overhead beam or hook) by a ligature or by jumping from a height with a no...
Suicide by hanging - Wikipedia
Drug overdose
The term drug overdose (or simply overdose or OD) describes the ingestion or application of a drug or other substance in quantities greater than are recommended or generally practiced. An overdose may...
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Carbon monoxide poisoning
Carbon monoxide poisoning occurs after enough inhalation of carbon monoxide (CO). Carbon monoxide is a toxic gas, but, being colorless, odorless, tasteless, and initially non-irritating, it is very di...
Carbon monoxide poisoning - Wikipedia
Self-immolation
Self-immolation refers to killing oneself as a sacrifice. While usage since the 1960s has typically referred only to setting oneself on fire, the term historically refers to a much wider range of suic...
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Seppuku
Seppuku (切腹, "stomach-cutting", "abdomen-cutting") is a form of Japanese ritual suicide by disembowelment. Seppuku was originally reserved only for samurai. Part of the samurai bushido honour code...
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Starvation
Starvation is a severe deficiency in caloric energy intake. It is the most extreme form of malnutrition. In humans, prolonged starvation can cause permanent organ damage and eventually, death. The ter...
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Terminal dehydration
Terminal dehydration is dehydration to the point of death, potentially as a suicide method. Some scholars make a distinction between "terminal dehydration" and "termination by dehydration". Courts in ...