suicide

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taking your own life

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a person who kills himself intentionally

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In reporting reasons, the researchers found domestic problems were the most common reasons for committing suicide.
I wish they ( Congress) showed the same urgency in stopping the farmers from committing suicide," he added.
The man added that he tried to commit suicide because he couldn't stand the grief of his wife's death after he saw her committing suicide.
Sameera Al-Ghamdi, psychiatric consultant and director of public relations and health education at Al-Amal Hospital, said it is a myth that religious people are less prone to committing suicide.
Individuals have a moral right to seek assistance in committing suicide.
Psychiatrist Dr Conor Farren said the 41 per cent increase in drinking over the past decade explained the 44 per cent rise in young people committing suicide.
For a nominal fee, terminally ill people can become members and receive assistance in committing suicide.
1) This equates to one person committing suicide every 17 minutes.
Cyclacel's Biomarker Team used a novel assay technique to calculate the extent by which cancer cells are committing suicide (or apoptotic index) in different patients on the drug.
They next tested mice with a mutation that prevents endothelial cells from committing suicide.
An increase in the number of people aged 65 or older committing suicide has also become prominent, they said.
The fact that drugs useful for committing suicide are now available by prescription only is a cultural-legal artifact.
Yet, 63 years later, in a case that never went to trial, a Michigan appellate court ignored this precedent and dismissed a murder charge against a man who gave a gun to a person who was talking of committing suicide and subsequently killed himself.
Of course there are other ways of committing suicide or crimes of passion.
He described how a friend, who was on the verge of committing suicide, was distracted from pulling the trigger by a TV commercial jingle that reminded him of happy memories with his son.