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Is Halloween Happy?

Happy Halloween

Today is October 31st,  therefore you will see signs and hear people say Happy Halloween!   But it’s not a Happy Halloween for many.  Especially those who have lost loved ones to suicide. In fact in can be a trigger to bring back a horrible memory of the tragedy you experienced. Or you may have had […]

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Suicides again? Kate Spade & Anthony Bourdain

suicides Kate spade

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, suicides in the U.S. have been on the rise since 1999  with more than 45,000 in 2016.   The recent suicides of celebrities shocked our nation.   Kate Spade the 55-year old American fashion designer died June 5 and Anthony Bourdain, the American celebrity chef and travel documentarian […]

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Has Grief affected your Brain?

brain

I wish I had known more about the brain in 2005 when my husband Steve died by suicide. Maybe I wouldn’t have thought I was going crazy at the time.  Perhaps you feel that way if you lost someone you love to suicide. Thankfully, there is a tremendous amount of research on the cerebrum.  Researchers now […]

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