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April 18, 2018


State Promotes Nationally-Recognized Suicide Prevention Program

The Indiana Commission on Improving the Status of Children wants to help spread a suicide prevention program to health care providers across the state.

March 5, 2018


Safe Gun Storage Lags In Homes With Children

New data that considers children's mental health shows that only about one in three households properly store guns.

February 23, 2018


Hoosier Deaths From Drugs, Alcohol, Suicide Higher Than Predicted

A new national analysis finds Indiana's rates are slightly higher than the national increase.

November 27, 2017


Law Named After Indiana Guard Member Aims To Reduce Suicide

This year the Indiana National Guard has fully implemented the Sexton Act requiring service members to receive a mental health screening.

November 24, 2017


Analysis Urges Better Policy To Prevent Death Due To Pain

The report says Indiana’s rate of deaths could rise from 43 to 61 people per 100,000 by 2025 if the focus on individual well-being isn’t addressed.

October 6, 2017


Man Convicted In California Pot Farm Killing Dies In Indiana

The Bureau of Prisons says 35-year-old Mikal Xylon Wilde was found unresponsive Sept. 22 in his cell in Terre Haute, Indiana.

September 7, 2017


Study Committee Continues Handgun License Elimination Discussion

The issue of whether to repeal a law that requires Hoosiers to be permitted to carry a handgun will likely come up next session.

August 17, 2017


Research: Biomarkers Could Help Prevent Suicide

The latest research from the IU School of Medicine shows biomarkers found in blood tests are universally useful in determining who is at risk for suicide.

August 16, 2017


‘Mission Recovery’ Helps Guard Members Access Treatment

The new program is a partnership between the Indiana National Guard, Fairbanks Drug and Alcohol Treatment and Community Health Network.

August 3, 2017


Indiana Officer Rescues Man Livestreaming Suicide Decision

The police chief says people watching the livestream implored the man to get off the bridge while others encouraged him to jump.

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