"My demons won today. I'm sorry," was the activist's last Facebook post.
No one ever really "recovers" from a mental illness, but we need to get better at talking about how you get your life back.
Since she's finally been awarded the ultimate recognition—one of her plays being shown at the National Theatre in London—we thought it was time to celebrate the life and work of Sarah Kane.
Co-directors Michel Koch and Raoul Barbet discuss their game's heavyweight themes of bullying and assisted suicide.
The only thing I know about this man is that he lived across the street from me, three houses down, on the second floor of a two-story house, and that he killed himself last Sunday.
Ana, Annie, Bella, Deb, Mia, Perry, Sue, and Sophie aren't real girls. They're abbreviations for mental health issues and eating disorders used by teenagers looking to band together through personal stories on Instagram.
People who are morbidly obese are four to six times more likely to be depressed than people of average size.
"How in the world can anyone go through every day living with this curse and not want to fling themselves off the nearest bridge on a daily basis?"
Some people hear 'Borderline Personality Disorder' and call bullshit. What I've learned over the past few years is that it's not bullshit at all.
The troubled life and mysterious death of a man named Michael Boatwright.
The German author's most recently translated novella, The Trumpets of Jericho, bears a direct resemblance to her life, and tells an immersive, disturbing tale of abuse, motherhood, abortion, and depression.
"More Albertans die by suicide every year than they do in fatal car collisions."
It's hard to find salvation in nature when you still hear voices.
After 18 months of mutual swiping, we asked an expert if escalation is in the cards.
I asked its author what the hell is going on over there.
As people with degenerative disorders slowly lose control of their bodies, it's common to feel powerless, depressed, and even suicidal.
"Death and suicide are still things surrounded in silence, or just a kind of fake seriousness. It's a profound social problem."
Ireland may have voted to legalize same-sex marriage earlier this year, but it still has plenty of ground to cover when it comes to its poorest ethnic minority population.
After months of politically-charged investigation, local police announced Wednesday that Charles Joseph "GI Joe" Gliniewicz's death was in fact a suicide.
A psychiatrist at London's Bethlem Royal Hospital tells us how exactly the UK's mental health services have been damaged by cuts.
Video games are not a substitute for seeking professional help, but ones like this can help with taking that first step.
There are no easy answers to this problem, and finding them is not helped by the fact that the subject is taboo both on campus and behind the closed doors of some counseling centers.
"Antihumanist" activist Chris Korda spent the 90s campaigning for the extinction of humanity. We asked her why she hates people so much.
Last week a rape victim was returned to the Nauru detention center without an abortion. This week a 30-year-old refugee has probably set himself on fire.