attempted suicide


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attempted suicide

An intentional, potentially lethal effort to complete suicide.
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The official said that although the death rate by suicide has remained around one percent, the hospital had observed a surge in the cases of attempted suicide in females.
A section of the media had earlier reported the incident as an attempted suicide.
Banda (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Feb 20 ( ANI ): The father of a bride has allegedly attempted suicide by hanging himself after the groom cancelled the marriage over dowry.
Senator Abdul Rehman Malik chaired the meeting that passed the Pakistan Penal Code, 1860 and the Code of Criminal Procedure, 1898 (The Criminal Laws [Amendment] Bill, 2017) moved by Senator Karim Ahmed Khawaja with the amendment that attempted suicide will be considered as de-criminalised under the law only if someone is diagnosed with depression or any illnesses after going through a complete medical check-up.
Women who had attempted suicide within the previous year and were recruited after presenting to the hospital emergency department after a non-fatal suicide attempt were included.
The police have charged him with attempted suicide.
For example, of those who had attempted suicide, only 16 per cent had received any medical treatment.
Summary: Case surfaced after woman attempted suicide by consuming excessive dose of sleeping pills
Methods: In total, 141 participants with transgenderism were questioned using a semi-structured interview to determine whether participants had current suicidal thoughts, had a lifetime history of such thoughts, or had attempted suicide.
Police said that 30-year old Shazia set herself alight whereas her husband Ghulam Abbas claimed that she attempted suicide after a domestic altercation.
It is the second leading cause of death in 15-to-29-year-olds, with indications that for each adult who died of suicide there may have been more than 20 others who attempted suicide.
The remote northern community declared a state of emergency last Saturday after 11 of its members attempted suicide in one weekend and 28 tried to do so in March.