Tag archive for ‘suicide’
Jewish Business News On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

30% of Americans Use Common Drugs That Can Cause Depression and Risk of Suicide

More than one-third of Americans are using prescription drugs that list risk of depression or “risk of suicide” as a possible side effect. These drugs are commonplace and not associated with depression. More...

Martin Danenberg On Monday, June 11th, 2018

Three Suicides: The Sessions-Trump Team to Blame for One

  Anthony Bourdain is gone and so are Kate Spade and Marco Antonio Muñoz as well. October 22, 1942 two Jews commit suicide just about a month after their children had been deported from the Lodz Ghetto in More...

Niall McCarthy On Saturday, June 9th, 2018

Suicide Rates Have Risen Sharply Across the U.S.

New data published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that suicide rates have risen steadily in nearly every U.S. state from 1999 to 2016. In 2016, 45,000 people took their own More...

Viva Sarah Press On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Anti-Suicide Drug Wins Praise at Israel Biomed Startup Competition

  Depression drug developer NeuroRx was recently chosen out of dozens of startups as the most innovative life-science company at the 15th annual National Life Sciences and Technology Week (Israel Advanced More...

Niva Goldberg On Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Faigy Mayer, Who Jumped to Her Death From Rooftop Wrote Email a Week Before Suicide

Faigy Mayer, the 30-year-old entrepreneur who committed suicide by jumping off 230 Fifth rooftop, sent an email one week prior disclosed the Belz Hasidic community in Borough Park, she left behind five More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, July 9th, 2015

Suicide Risk Factors for U.S. Army Soldiers Identified

A new analysis of U.S. Army data details rates of suicide attempts during the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, and researchers have identified risk factors for suicide attempts by enlisted soldiers and officers, More...

Reggie Reiner On Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015

WATCH: Last Week Tonight With John Oliver – Thailand HITLER

    If you haven’t heard yet about the new Czech reality TV show where people have to pretend to live under the Nazi occupation during World War II then you are in luck. Talk about bad taste. And More...

Jewish Business News On Thursday, March 19th, 2015

Work at Home! Study Shows Workplace Suicide on the Rise

Suicide is responsible for more than 36, 000 deaths in the United States and nearly 1 million deaths worldwide annually. In 2009, suicides surpassed motor vehicle crashes as the leading cause of death by injury More...

Vered Weiss On Monday, March 2nd, 2015

Did Antisemitic ‘Whisper Campaign’ Over Jewish Roots Drive Tom Schweich to Suicide?

A Republican state auditor from Missouri was found dead from an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, and there is some indication that some unfriendly questions over Tom Schweich’s Jewish ancestry might More...

Vered Weiss On Tuesday, February 24th, 2015

Descendants of Jewish Art Dealers Want Germany to Return Collection Stoled by the Nazis

Descendants of Jewish art dealers have filed a lawsuit in the U.S. suing Germany for a treasure that they said their ancestors sold to the Nazis under threat, as reported by the Daily Telegraph. The collection, More...

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