The popular young adult drama has been linked to a rise in suicide rates among teens.
"Something is happening in adolescents that hasn't happened before," says an author of the study that looked at poisonings.
A new study confirms what experts have been worried about: The Netflix show's detailed depiction of suicide can lead to contagion.
The Moria camp on the island of Lesbos is way over capacity, forcing people to live in squalor.
Between 2006 and 2014, the suicide rate among people 19 and under increased in at least 36 states. By Michael Ollove SALT
Canada’s youngest Arctic territory has the highest suicide rate in the country – and also one of the highest in the world
Catching the Dream of the Ute Mountain Ute Tribe -- A Glimmer of Hope in a Native 'National Emergency'
The Ute Mountain Ute Tribe (UMUT) is one of three tribes that comprise the Ute Nation and one of 566 federally recognized tribes that are dealing with this national crisis. For more than 2,000 years, the people of the Ute Nation have lived in Colorado, Utah, and Northern Arizona.
"Only sustained funding will help," Seki said. "As we move ahead, we need to do something more substantial," McSwain said
The disparity, said study lead author Cynthia Fontanella, Ph.D., of Ohio State University, is a sign that more needs to be
Suicide is neither contagious nor incited by conversation. Just as we teach our children to look both ways before they cross the street or to brush their teeth before bedtime, we need to arm them with the truth about depression and suicide.