Search results for: suicide figures

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10 September 2020

No overall change in suspected suicide rate this year

There have been five more suspected suicides this year than last, but significantly fewer than 2017, new data from the...

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24 October 2016

Suicide factors studied for older Queenslanders

As men grow older the prevalence of suicide becomes more frequent while women in the same age range show no increase, new research from Griffith University has found.

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8 July 2016

Suicide a leading cause of maternal death in developed countries

Suicide is one of the leading causes of maternal death in many developed countries. A Griffith professor has called for more research to be done to understand the causes and how these tragic deaths can be prevented.

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10 September 2013
Dr Kairi Kolves

Queensland suicide rates have declined

Suicide rates for the state have gone down slightly over the past decade, according to the Queensland Suicide Register.

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6 September 2012

More to farmer suicides than mental health

The idea that farmers who commit suicide are lonely macho types who do not easily open up about their feelings,...

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7 September 2011

Key forum to mark World Suicide Prevention Day

The emerging issue of suicide in Western Pacific countries will be highlighted at a key forum to mark World Suicide...

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10 June 2021
Grace Tame

In Conversation with Grace Tame

In conversation with Kerry O’Brien, Grace explored these complex and personal issues and how they go to the heart of power relations. Listening begets action. This is a conversation not to be missed.

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15 June 2018

2018 Qld Budget yields big boons for health services

However, the road to better health outcomes for all Queenslanders remains long.

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7 June 2018

Greece facing refugee crisis

By Jovana Mastilovic Lesvos (Greece) July 2017 More than one million people, mostly originating from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan arrived...

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16 October 2017

Suicidology graduate improving mental health in young people

Improving mental health support for young people who’ve suffered bereavement is the focus for Griffith University Masters of Suicidology graduate Karl Andriessen.

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