Worrying teenage trend for self-harming sparks sharp increase in calls to Childline

Worrying teenage trend for self-harming sparks sharp increase in calls to ChildLine Child hospital admissions caused by ‘intentional harm with a sharp object’ up 132 per cent in a decadeCharity blames growing family problems for spike in self-harming among the young | UPDATED: 13:30 GMT, 5 December 2012 Children are turning to self-harm as a result of deepening family problems, a leading charity said yesterday.

Recession has left middle-aged men "most at risk" of suicide in England

Recession has left middle-aged men 'most at risk' of suicide Men aged between 35 and 49 are now at higher risk of killing themselves than young men | UPDATED: 12:00 GMT, 10 September 2012 Middle-aged men are now the most likely group to commit suicide in England, it was revealed today.

Samut Prakarn Crocodile Farm: Depressed woman “fed herself to crocodiles” at popular Thai tourist attraction

Depressed woman “fed herself to crocodiles” at popular Thai tourist attraction. A woman who was suffering from depression is believed to have fed herself to the crocodiles at a popular tourist attraction in Thailand.

BMA doctors argue assisted suicide is "never justified" as they vote against euthanasia

BMA doctors argue assisted suicide is 'never justified' as they vote against euthanasia Campaigners say current system is 'morally repugnant'Doctors decide killing of patients 'can never be justified' | UPDATED: 16:19 GMT, 27 June 2012 Doctors have reiterated their opposition to assisted dying at the British Medical Association’s conference today.

Woman who lost legs in 7/7 bombing after London Olympic party meant she caught later train makes Paralympic team

Woman who lost legs in 7/7 bombing on train she caught after celebrating London Olympics win makes Paralympic team 'I was one of the lucky ones,' says mother-of-one caught in 7/7 bombingSportswoman makes sitting volleyball team after losing legs in the terrorist attack | UPDATED: 10:30 GMT, 21 June 2012 A survivor of the July 7 suicide bombings said her dreams had come true after being picked to compete at the London 2012 Paralympics.

The faces of despair: Shocking images of meth addicts reveal the devastating effects of dangerous drug

Will the Meth-heads never learn New before-and-after images of US addicts reveal the devastating effects of drug epidemic. Many of them are already lost to the powerful and tragic effects of drug addiction.