An ad for life insurance featuring an image of a man leaning his head against a wall and the strapline “Life insurance to die for” has been banned for trivialising suicide.
Society needs to “wake up” to child sexual exploitation, Dame Esther Rantzen has said, after figures showed the Childline service carried out 12 counselling sessions on the subject every day last year.
Suicidal children are at risk of being overlooked by global government policy, according to new research.
Walkers who trekked 20 miles overnight through central London were greeted with cheers and bacon sandwiches on Sunday morning at the finish line for an event to raise awareness of suicide.
A north-east man who lost his son to suicide has written a book to help come to terms with his grief - and to encourage more people to talk about mental health.
The NHS has launched a campaign to encourage more people to talk about their feelings after new figures revealed how many people in the north and north-east who took their own lives last year.
A north-east group set up to tackle the rising number of suicides has revealed that more than 36,000 people have used a new app since it was launched in 2016.
A local councillor is promising to talk, and talk some more about suicide as part of a prevention policy.
Dozens of runners will be pounding the streets of two of the UK’s biggest cities to remember Manchester Arena attack victim Eilidh Macleod.
Fans pay tribute to Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison on the first anniversary of his death
Fans have been paying tribute to Frightened Rabbit frontman Scott Hutchison on the first anniversary of his death today.
The family of a rock star who killed himself have launched a new charity in his memory.
A young student has launched a campaign with Highland shinty legends to break down mental health barriers - with one player speaking of how he has lost a staggering six team-mates to suicide.
A plea has been made for mental health services for children living in Lochaber after hearing the shocking story of a suicidal nine-year-old girl who tried to get help for herself from a local charity.
A suicide prevention group is to be started in Fort William after a sharp rise in the numbers of men and women seeking help from a Lochaber charity.
A proposed crackdown on social media companies is expected to be announced, to force them to remove illegal content and protect vulnerable users.
This week started with the great story of a very ordinary man from Sheffield who has made the difference for 10 families and a grateful United States of America.
Inverness Caledonian Thistle’s stadium manager – and a former firefighter – yesterday made an impassioned plea for people to sign up to a special app aimed at preventing suicides.
Hollywood A-lister Karen Gillan yesterday kept her promise to support Highland mental health charity Mikeysline, visiting the centre to discuss with staff the initiatives and schemes currently being implemented by the charity.
I am still haunted by a chilling encounter I had with a young woman who was being shockingly abused –half way through a phone call she told me she was trying to kill herself.
A multi-agency plan to tackle Highland’s worrying suicide trend was approved yesterday by Highland NHS board.
An Aberdeenshire man who has overcome trauma and tragedy through cycling has conquered one of Europe’s most fearsome mountain passes.
It has claimed hundreds of lives and caused anguish to countless families across Scotland in recent years.
A north-east anti-suicide campaigner has highlighted relationship break-ups as being the main cause of men considering taking their own lives.
A suicide prevention charity helpline experienced its “busiest day ever” after troubled Coronation Street character Aidan Connor killed himself, prompting a flood of requests for help from young people.
A north-east suicide bereavement group hopes an increased focus on mental health issues will help make it easier for sufferers to get support.
A group of friends on a “heavy metal camping trip” found themselves at the centre of a massive rescue operation on an historic Scottish island - following fears they had set off on a sinister suicide pact.
It is a subject few people want to talk about.
New statistics have shown that Grampian has seen the biggest drop in suicides in Scotland.
An app designed to help prevent suicides in the north-east has been used more than 13,000 times since it was launched nine months ago.
The number of attempted suicides at a north-east superjail has been branded a "cause for concern".
An innovative online suicide-prevention tool has attracted more than 6,000 users just months after being launched.
A grieving uncle and a family friend who set up a text helpline for distressed young people have been recognised by the Prime Minister.