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Drinking Coffee Could Save Your Life
More than half of American adults drink coffee every day. According to the latest research, two cups of coffee a day may actually save your life. Results from a 2013 study performed by the Harvard Sc...
2/10/14 at 1:21 PM PRAIRIE AIRE
Still paying the piper...A story about suicide prevention...
I now know WHY people don't get involved. Especially in a small town. This has been weighing on my mind for a while now. Without naming names...I will try to tell the story. Let me preface this by s...
6/2/13 at 6:01 PM THE NEW FORTY
Ariel Castro killed himself yesterday. He hung himself in his cell at the prison in Ohio where he was being held. Castro was the man who kidnapped and imprisoned three young women between 2002 and 200...
5/27/13 at 10:30 AM
Futures lost and futures won... 3/17/13 at 9:39 AM FARGO CASS PUBLIC HEALTH
Suicide Prevention Education Programs Launched in North Dakota
The North Dakota Department of Health is launching several statewide suicide prevention education programs. Suicide was the ninth leading cause of death for North Dakotans in 2011, and was the second ...
10/15/12 at 9:23 AM
North Dakota Department of Health Launches Suicide Prevention Website 3/19/12 at 8:44 AM BEST FRIENDS ND
"Are you thinking of ending your life?"
"Are you thinking of ending your life?" Few phrases are as difficult to say to a loved one. But when it comes to suicide prevention, none are more important. Before starting a conversation with some...
10/12/12 at 9:47 AM
It Gets Better 10/11/12 at 9:17 AM
Adolescent years suicide risk factors 10/10/12 at 11:03 AM SLOWING THE RACING MIND
Suicide: A Preventable Cause of Death
Today is considered suicide awareness day by those who decide those things. In line with that thinking, I have chosen to reblog a post that I published on May 1, 2012. I would love for us all to beco...
9/10/12 at 7:30 AM
I Get Lost in My Mind… 5/1/12 at 5:30 AM MY FIRST LINK
Like many states in the U.S, North Dakota grapples with the issue of suicide awareness and prevention, which affects people from all walks of life irrespective of their age, gender, race and financial...
6/20/12 at 2:54 PM
Suicide: The third leading cause of death among youth 5/3/12 at 9:24 AM HEALTH BEAT
Speaking of suicide
April has been a cruel month here in southwestern Minnesota, where the lives of four teens were recently lost to suicide. For their families, friends, classmates, teachers and others who knew them, t...
UPDATED: Senate kills bill allowing minors to eat in bars
BISMARCKNorth Dakota should not have a law allowing minors to eat in bars, the North Dakota Senate decided Wednesday. The Senate voted 30-17 to defeat a bill that would have allowed this if the bar s...
3/23/11 at 5:10 PM
Gephardt to speak at Great Plains Energy Expo 9/19/10 at 8:59 AM
Hoeven declares suicide prevention month 9/1/10 at 1:29 PM FARGO SCHOOL TALK
Youth Suicide: The Silent Epidemic
(By Kimberly Claus, School Resource Officer, Discovery Middle School) With the tragic death that just occurred in Cooperstown, and bullying being a possible contributing factor, suicide is at the for...
11/12/10 at 3:21 PM THE GAY AGENDA
A very sad day
Recently I posted a blog regarding bullying and the way guys like me made our way through it. I did it in the usual Gay Agenda way--- mixing somewhat difficult personal reality with defiant wise-crack...
11/6/10 at 6:54 AM OH LOOK, A SHINY THING!
Another Child Dead
Bullies seem to have claimed another victim yesterday. I doubt they meant for Cassidy Joy Andel to take her own life. I hope they didn't mean it. I wouldn't be surprised if one or two of them did; adu...
11/5/10 at 11:33 AM
It Gets Better 10/1/10 at 10:40 AM COUNTRY WOMAN, CITY WOMAN
Something to Consider
It's October in the Dakotas. School is in full vigor. The happy little first graders entering the doors of the school for the first time. Mom's and Dad's tearfully leaving them in the hands of another...
10/2/10 at 9:00 AM NDSU NEWS
NDSU implements online screening for suicide and depression
According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 80 percent of college students who died by suicide did not seek help from their institution's counseling center. In cooperation with the fo...
11/3/09 at 6:27 AM NASCAR DAD
Freddie Mac Dead ?
CEO of mortgage giant Freddie Mac, hung himself today. David Kellerman age 41, 18 year employee committed suicide in his basement with a rope. His 5 year old daughter found him. Freddie Mac was seized...
4/23/09 at 8:11 AM
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