suicide

Suicide is on the rise, especially among young people. Tonic dug deeper than the statistics to find out why.

News

'13 reasons why' may increase teen suicide rates, study shows

Of those surveyed, 49% said it heightened their suicide risk.
Nicole DeMarco
11.21.18
News

most lgbtq people experience anxiety and depression, a study finds

One in eight have attempted suicide.
Nicole DeMarco
11.9.18
Culture

this publication hopes to end the stigma around men’s mental health

'HIM + HIS' is an anthology of visual and written contributions exploring the strengths and weaknesses of men and mental health.
Steve Salter
8.23.18
Think Pieces

teens are live-streaming their suicides at an alarming rate

And Silicon Valley executives need to step up.
Erica Euse
7.12.17
News

facebook introduces new tools to combat suicide

While the site says it is a way to further support its 1.65 billion users, some are asking if the intervention methods are an invasion of privacy.
Wendy Syfret
6.15.16
Music

​photos of kurt cobain's death would cause "indescribable pain"

Courtney Love and daughter Frances Bean Cobain aim to block the release of the pictures.
Nick Levine
7.31.15
Think Pieces

it might be a man’s world, but it isn't working for men either

12 men a day kill themselves in the UK, so what can we do to counter the unrealistic images of masculinity that men feel they must live up to and are unable to speak out about?
Caryn Franklin
8.12.14
Culture

20 ways to turn your life into a wes anderson movie

Oh, Wes Anderson, If I could live inside one of your movies, I totally would. Unfortunately, I can't, but I can try my hardest to turn my own life into one. And so can you! Follow these steps and embrace the muted, well-structured world of Wanderson.
Francesca Dunn
3.7.14