Health and Wellness

How to Help Someone Who Is Suicidal

I’ve attempted suicide three times. Unfortunately, I’m not alone in this distinction. The World Health Organization estimates that over 800,000 people die by suicide every year – that’s one person every 40 seconds. Suicide accounted for 1.4% of all deaths worldwide in 2016, making it the 18th leading cause of death Sadly, it was the leading cause of […]

Health and Wellness

Superman actress Margot Kidder’s death ruled a suicide

When actress Margot Kidder passed back in May, her manager, Camilla Fluxman Pines, said she died peacefully in her sleep. Now, the Associated Press reports that a statement released Wednesday by Park County coroner Richard Wood reveals that Kidder “died as a result of a self-inflicted drug and alcohol overdose.” The revelation makes her another in a recent […]


Have you seen anyone with a semicolon tattoo? This is what it is for!

Have you seen anyone with a tattoo like this? If not, you may not be looking close enough. They’re popping up… …everywhere. Photos by The Semicolon Tattoo Project. That’s right: the semicolon. It’s a tattoo that has gained popularity in recent years, but unlike other random or mystifying trends, this one has a serious meaning […]