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Suicide prevention program launched for K-12

As suicides continue to increase in New Jersey, a new nationwide suicide prevention program provides training for all school employees to help them spot at-risk students earlier.

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Suicides rare in young kids; rate edged up in black boys

Suicides by young children are rare and the low rate has held mostly stable for two decades except for a troubling increase among black boys.

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Suicide rates among middle-aged linked to Great Recession

Middle-aged people are especially vulnerable to suicide in times of economic and financial distress, according to a new Rutgers study.

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The Garden State Parkway’s Driscoll Bridge over the Raritan River (NJ DOT)
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POLL: Are suicide fences enough to stop jumpers from the Driscoll Bridge?

Because of the number of suicides that have taken place on the Victory Bridge spanning the Raritan River, the wife of one jumper is asking the state to install chain link suicide fences on all 3 bridges that span the river.

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On Friday, June 27, 2014, Golden Gate Bridge officials approved a funding package for a $76 million suicide barrier. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
On Friday, June 27, 2014, Golden Gate Bridge officials approved a funding package for a $76 million suicide barrier. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
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Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier funding OK’d

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- San Francisco's iconic Golden Gate Bridge moved a big step closer to getting an oft-debated suicide barrier after bridge officials on Friday approved a $76 million funding package for a net system that would prevent people from jumping to their deaths.

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Suicides by Train on the Rise [AUDIO]

Regardless of all the work done to prevent accidental deaths on railroad tracks, 2013 is shaping up to be one of the deadliest years for suicides by train.

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Many Stroke Survivors Think About Suicide, Study Shows

A federal health survey finds a troublingly high rate of suicidal thinking among stroke survivors.

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