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Doctor insights on: Most Effective Ways To Commit Suicide

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What are the best/most effective pills to use to commit suicide?

What are the best/most effective pills to use to commit suicide?

None!: There is no easy or good way to do this. Don't do it. This is the wrong solution. Please call this help line for Arkansas: 1-888-274-7472
There is a better way. Please try this number now.! ...Read more

Dr. Byron Law-Yone
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Why is overdosing on pills often not an effective suicide method?

Why is overdosing on pills often not an effective suicide method?

Cry for help: Overdosing often does not work because the person does not really want to die. They are so unhappy they think overdosing is an answer and it is not. They often alert friends or family...Leave clues so they will be discovered. It is a cry for help and thank goodness it works most of the time. ...Read more

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Are suicide prevention groups actually effective?

Are suicide prevention groups actually effective?

Probably: Discussing a problem and identifying it are usually the first steps to recovery
i would not conceive of it encouraging the behavior. ...Read more

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Any suggestions on which is the most effective sleeping pill for suicide?

Any suggestions on which is the most effective sleeping pill for suicide?

You know that we: Can't help you to commit suicide. But we can encourage you to get help. If you are having thoughts about killing yourself now, please be seen at the nearest emergency room asap. Have a friend or relative drive you. If need be, you can call 911 for emergency services ; they can provide transport. When a person is depressed they often feel despair ; come to believe that things can't get better. ...Read more

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What are the ways one can commit suicide painlessly if terminally ill.?

What are the ways one can commit suicide painlessly if terminally ill.?

State laws: Some states, notably oregon and washington have laws on physician assisted suicide. Healthtap is not a proper forum to dispense advice on this topic. ...Read more

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I think about suicide all the time, but i don't want to die. Why is this happening? I come up with ways to do and scare myself beyond belief

I think about suicide all the time, but i don't want to die. Why is this happening? I come up with ways to do and scare myself beyond belief

Psychological Eval: There are many possible reasons why you are having suicidal thoughts. The important things is that you should have the opportunity to speak with a mental health professional . Treatment does work . Talking with a mental health professional is the first step in dealing with this problem. ...Read more

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What are some good ways to help my friend, a teenage girl, not to commit suicide?

What are some good ways to help my friend, a teenage girl, not to commit suicide?

Hospital: Suicidal tendency is an emergency. She has to be hospitalized for counselling by a psychiatrist especially if depressed. ...Read more

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All day long, i think about how to do it and go on the internet looking for ways to die. How do I stop? Who can I talk to about suicide?

ER Dr: Go to the emergency room or call 911 immediately if you feel suicidal. Psychiatrists are on call in every major hospital, and will take care of this as they do with many similar situations every day. Do not delay. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is 90 mg (w/ crown royal) of clonazepam enough to overdose a 260 lb woman? My mum is trying to commit suicide again and i can't get help, because if I do no one will take care of me and my two younger brothers. I have her sleeping, her air ways are clear,

CALL : Call 911 ! if i knew where you were, i would have called them by now myself! your mum is at severe, extreme risk of death - especially if she falls asleep ! please do not hesitate any longer ! the most common cause of death in that kind of overdose is the person falls asleep and stops breathing - game over ! she is also at extreme risk of vomitting in her sleep, and choking to death on the vomit ! do you really want your mum to die that way, right in front of your eyes ?!? Please, call 911 now ! if you need help caring for your self and your brothers, the social worker at the hospital can help you with that. Having survived an overdose before does not mean she wont die this time ! she is at extremely high risk of death ! ...Read more

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What is teen suicide rate in us?

6.9 per 100,000: This is the nimh figure for 2007. ...Read more

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How can most people suicide now?

What are you asking?: As a pathologist who has seen so much of this, I want to urge you to think instead, "How can I make my own life enjoyable, and help others to do the same?" Your physician can help you find resources to escape from abusive / impossible situations, learn new skills and find real warmth and love. ...Read more

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How many teenagers commit suicide?

Teen suicide: 6.9/100, 000 per year as of nimh statistics for ages 15-19 in 2007. Nearly five times as many boys committed suicide a compared to girls in this age range. ...Read more

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Why is it illegal to commit suicide?

Why is it illegal to commit suicide?

No....: It is not illegal to commit suicide in the usa. However, if you are considered a suicde risk or have made an attempt to take our own life you may be involuntarily admitted to a psychiatric hospital for your own safety and urgent psychiatric treatment. ...Read more

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What to do after attempting suicide?

What to do after attempting suicide?

Sx awareness: Work with your therapist and psychiatrist on sx awareness and monitoring as well as triggers for your depression and suicidal thoughts. Work on a plan of action now for the time when crisis does return -- help you be better prepared. Focus on the things that work for you right now and embrace the positive experiences around you, however small they might seem. 1-800-273-talk (8255). ...Read more

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Contemplating suicide, what do I do?

Contemplating suicide, what do I do?

Get HELP now !: Please be seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you. If need be, you can call 911 for emergency services & they can provide transport. You can call the National Suicide hotline 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255. ...Read more

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What are some good suicide hot lines?

What are some good suicide hot lines?

Suicide Lifeline: National suicide lifeline: 1-800-273-talk (8255). They can connect you with local resources also. You can also call 911. At 15, you can reach out to a parent also! please use at least 1 of these options. ...Read more

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What's the best way to commit suicide?

What's the best way to commit suicide?

GET HELP NOW: Rifkah, your asking this question sounds like you're thinking of killing yourself. Please call your psychiatrist! or, call the national suicide prevention lifeline: 1-800-273-talk (8255). ...Read more

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What are the warning sides of suicide?

Hopelessness: Sadness, isolation, recent crisis, giving important personal things away, talk or threats of suicide, not eating or taking care of oneself. If you or someone you know is thinking or talking about suicide, please call the crisis call center at 1-800-273-8255 or text ctl to 741741. You can also call 911. ...Read more

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I want to suicide! fast and easy way! ?

There is hope: - even if it doesn't seem that way right now. With help may come hope. Please be seen at the nearest emergency room now. Have a friend or relative drive you or call 911 for emergency services for transport. You can call the National suicide hotlines 24/7 at 1-800-suicide (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273 – talk (1-800-273-8255) for support. ...Read more

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Whats the best safe way to fake a suicide ?

Not : I dont think this is the best idea , i suggest you talk to your doctor or therapist to address the issue and the reason behind these thoughts.
Good luck and feel better. ...Read more

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What to do if I have thoughts about suicide?

Suicidal thoughts: Get help immediately if you have suicidal thoughts. You can call your own physician or therapist, or go to an er. You can call 911. You can also call the suicide prevention lifeline at 1-800-273-8255. If you've been depressed there is certainly help for you. You may need inpatient hospitalization first, followed by ongoing outpatient treatment thereafter. Psychiatrists and psychologists can help. ...Read more

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How long can someone be in suicide recovery?

How long can someone be in suicide recovery?

That really depends: Someone who talks about suicide when intoxicated may need to sober up. Someone dealing with an acute problem, may need to see that there are other solutions besides suicide. Someone who is despondent, has lost hope & is chronically suicidal - may need much more time. There is no one-size fits all answer. It all depends on the person & where they are at. ...Read more

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How come I think about suicide if I am happy?

How come I think about suicide if I am happy?

Imagination: Being an intelligent and creative human being (with enough time to ponder) you will think about all sorts of things and theoretical possibilities. This is not a problem by itself. These thoughts become problematic when they begin interfering with your life in some way or if you intend to commit suicide. There's no need to be afraid of our own thoughts--we can always change the channel. ...Read more

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What should I do to stop thinking about suicide?

What should I do to stop thinking about suicide?

Suicide: 1 (800) 273-8255

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week
Languages: English, Spanish
Website: www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

ALL LIFE IS PRECIOUS. CALL THEM RIGHT THIS MINUTE!!!! After the crisis is over find s reputable psychotherapist to help you deal with what's bothering you. ...Read more

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Are there symptoms that can help predict suicide?

No, but ....: Suicide risk assessment is difficult and far from an exact science. Depression often leads to thoughts of suicide but who will take their own life and when ? Risk is increased when some who is depressed is also anxious agitated and or impulsive. More women attempt suicide while more men succeed.Substance abuse, bipolar disorder, history of suicide attempts, family history of suicide, are red flags. ...Read more

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Why do women attempt suicide more often than men?

Why do women attempt suicide more often than men?

Societial pressure: we sometimes think of suicide as anger turned inwards and women may be raised to try to please others and may direct anger inwards
man may be raised to be more outwardly agrresive ...Read more

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I attempted suicide last night, how to help myself?

Call your physician: Or visit the emergency room. I am VERY, VERY glad that you failed. Suicide is a permanent solution to a temporary problem, and if you're able to use HealthTap, you can find something better. 99% of people who try and fail are glad, one year later, that they are alive. Folks are ready to help you get out of abusive / impossible situations & learn new skills & find real love. ...Read more