TITLE

Over troubled waters

AUTHOR(S)
Hazelton, Lara
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/12/2000, Vol. 163 Issue 12, p1608
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses two bridges located in Halifax, Nova Scotia. How the old bridge is accessible to pedestrian traffic and is located a short distance from the poorest area of town; Discussion of the number of people who jump off bridges; Discussion of children's films, including 'Snow White,' in which the villains fall to their deaths; Thought of the author that it is hard for him to think about jumping off a bridge.
ACCESSION #
3883587

 

Related Articles

  • Suicide is not a video game. Davison, Ralph // Independent School;Fall2001, Vol. 61 Issue 1, THE REPORTER p12 

    Focuses on the impact of suicide as a leading cause of death among young people. Conduction of counseling to problematic teens; Cause of suicidal act; Identification of signs of suicidal thoughts.

  • Patrick's Story -- The Aftermath of a Suicide in a Young Adult. Matthews, Sue G. // Alabama Counseling Association Journal;Special Edition 2012, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p120 

    A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of losing her son, Patrick, to suicide.

  • A case report of suicidal death of a female prisoner consuming formalin in RIMS Hospital, Kadapa -- How far hospital administration is responsible? L., Ananda Kumar; K., Subba Reddy; C., Obulesu I.; I., Reshma Sireesha; M., Sureswar Reddy; S., Krishna Prasad // Medico-Legal Update;Jan-Jun2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p16 

    Formaldehyde is formed when methyl alcohol vapor is passed over a red hot spiral of platinum wire. It is a colorless gas, possessing a strong pungent, irritating odour. It is soluble in water a 40 percent solution being a pharmacopoeial preparation. In the present case a female prisoner aged...

  • Taking accountability. Haran, M. // British Dental Journal;2/21/2014, Vol. 216 Issue 4, p147 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Dentist suicides" in issue 215: 593-594.

  • Intending to kill. Quinn, Kevin P. // America;2/15/1997, Vol. 176 Issue 5, p9 

    Discusses the legal as well as the moral difference between assisted suicide and the foregoing of life-sustaining treatment. How the criminal and civil law provide the Justices with a legitimate distinction of the two; Reason why to forego life-sustaining treatment is not suicide according to...

  • Association Between Illness and Suicide Risk in Older Adults. Miller, Karl E. // American Family Physician;4/1/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p1404 

    Discusses research being done on the association between illness and suicide risk in older adults in the U.S. Reference to a study by D. N. Juurlink et al, published in the June 14, 2004 issue of the journal "Archives of Internal Medicine"; Procedures for the study; Number of deaths caused by...

  • From the INFERNO...the central fact of life--and death. Holt, Mel // Advocate;6/23/71, Issue 62, p15 

    Reports on the increase in suicide cases among young people according to the study by the Los Angeles Suicide Prevention Center in California. Reasons of suicide as shown by the study; Statistical figures showing suicide cases for 1960 and 1969.

  • Report on Transition and Prevention Measures of Suicide in Kawasaki City, Japan. Inoue, Ken; Nishimura, Masamichi; Fujita, Yoshitsugu; Ono, Yuichiro // International Medical Journal;Mar2011, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p19 

    Introduction, and Materials and Methods: In Japan, there have been over 30,000 suicides a year since 1998. Suicide is thus a critical social problem. Kawasaki City is located in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. Research on transition and current prevention measures of suicides is an important part of...

  • THINKING THE OTHER SIDE OF YOUTH SUICIDE: ENGAGEMENTS WITH LIFE. Kouri, Scott; White, Jennifer // International Journal of Child, Youth & Family Studies;2014, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p180 

    Despite a vast and growing body of published empirical literature on this topic and a recent profusion of new prevention programs, suicide continues to be the second leading cause of death among young people in Canada. Current knowledge about preventing suicide and suicidal behaviours among...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics