Weekly News Roundup July 6 – 12, 2020

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week:

Suicide of Egyptian activist Sarah Hegazi exposes the ‘freedom and violence’ of LGBTQ Muslims in exile – Conversation UK
July 10, 2020
Sarah Hegazi, 30,[…]

Weekly News Roundup Dec 18, 2017 – Jan 1, 2018

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found in these past few weeks: History of suicide attempt linked to shorter life expectancy – Medscape 
December 28, 2017
Researchers in Sweden analyzed a database that spanned[…]

Weekly News Roundup – Aug 7 – 13, 2017

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured:
Reducing the incidence of suicide on transit rail systems – Urban Mobility Forum
Summer Edition
This feature talks about our partnership with Calgary[…]

Weekly News Roundup May 23 – 28, 2017

Every day we scan news headlines and social media for items of interest to the field of suicide prevention. Here’s what we found last week: Featured:
Oilpatch workers susceptible due to nature of job – Red Deer Advocate
May 25, 2017
Men as a group tend to be[…]