A battle with Parkinson’s disease-related dementia likely precipitated the Suicide of comedian Robin Williams, according to TMZ.
The Marin County coroner says comedian Robin Williams’ autopsy showed no alcohol or illegal drugs in his system at the time of his death.
A 16-year-old boy was struck and killed by a Caltrain early Tuesday morning in an apparent suicide. The unidentified victim was a student at Gunn High School.
29-Year-Old Newlywed With Brain Cancer, Brittany Maynard, Writes Own Obituary Before Taking Life Saturday
“One Day Your Life Will Flash Before Your Eyes; Make Sure It’s Worth Watching” — Brain cancer victim Brittany Maynard writes her own obituary, released after her death on November 1st.
With Days Left To Live SF Woman Battling Brain Cancer Fulfills Dream Of Visiting Grand Canyon With Family
Brittany Maynard, a 29-year-old woman battling stage 4 brain cancer, says she crossed something off her self-described bucket last week, just days before she plans to take her own life.
National estimates show a third of older Americans living in nursing homes suffer from depression, and 60% don’t receive any visitors. But this week’s Jefferson Award winner has created a one-of-a-kind program to lift their spirits.
Gov. Jerry Brown on Tuesday signed legislation known as Audrie’s Law reforming juvenile sex crime laws and named after 15-year-old sexual assault victim Audrie Pott, according to a state senator’s spokesman.
California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat.
Following her father’s suicide last month, she’s shared a new picture of him and thanked supporters for their words of comfort
“Almost 40,000 people a year kill themselves in America,” Rollins notes. “In my opinion, that is 40,000 people who blew it.