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Daring to Die: The Psychology of Suicide

Wanting to die is not enough to trigger suicide. To end their own lives, humans need the guts and the means to carry out their plans

This article appears in the In-Depth Report Genius, Suicide and Mental Illness: Insights into a Deep Connection

By Karen Springen

Are Social Networks Messing with Your Head?

Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and their cousins have evolved from college fad to global ubiquity in seven short years. Whether they are good for our mental health is another matter

By David DiSalvo

Fall in Love and Stay That Way

Nothing is more fulfilling than being in a successful love relationship. Yet we leave our love lives entirely to chance. Maybe we don't have to anymore

By Robert Epstein

Depression's Evolutionary Roots

Perhaps depression is not a malfunction but a mental adaptation that focuses the mind to better solve complex problems

By Paul W. Andrews and J. Anderson Thomson Jr.


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