“The disease itself can cause depression,” says Dr. Jeff Bronstein.
As news spread on Thursday that actor Robin Williams was in the beginning stages of Parkinson’s when he committed suicide this week, one man is coming forward to share his struggle with the disease and what’s on the horizon to treat it.
Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson’s Disease when he committed suicide and was sober, according to a statement from the late Oscar-winning actor’s widow.
Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Police said the murder-suicide took place on Deusenberg Drive.
A third student enrolled in a San Bernardino County school district has died from an apparent suicide.
A bill requiring mental health professionals to undergo suicide-prevention training is moving through the Legislature, with federal data showing adult suicides soaring since 1999.
The 23-year-old victim had been trying to break up with the gunman, who was previously identified as Raul Lipson Olvera-Gomez, 28, of Pomona, according to police.
Coroner’s officials say the death of Julia Roberts’ half-sister in February was a suicide.
Authorities were called to the scene in the 12000 block of Lorna Street at approximately 10:30 p.m. Saturday
The case was being investigated as an attempted murder-suicide, police said.
A prominent Orange County pastor joined forces with other faith, health and psychology leaders to provide effective and compassionate care to those who suffer from mental illness.
Mick Jagger’s longtime girlfriend, L’Wren Scott, has died of an apparent suicide, 1010 WINS has learned.
Authorities said Delmar Davis, 47, shot and killed himself after killing a woman and a teenager.
A SWAT team was also activated.