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Coffee drinking tied to lower risk of suicide

July 28, 2013 by


According to a recent Harvard University study, drinking coffee is tied to lower risk of suicide. Drinking up to six cups a day of coffee is not associated with increased risk of death from any cause, or death from cancer or cardiovascular disease. Some people may still want to consider avoiding coffee or switching to […]

Cat Litter Parasite, Undercooked Meat, Unwashed Veggies May Raise Suicide Risk

July 4, 2012 by


Women infected with a parasite found in dirty kitty litter, undercooked meat, and unwashed vegetables may be at higher risk for self-injury and suicide, a new study shows. In the study, published today in the journal Archives of General Psychiatry, researchers report that women infected with the parasite Toxoplasma gondii were more likely to attempt […]