Can we use a blood test to predict suicidal behaviour?

Suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people and worldwide there is approximately one person every 40 seconds who takes their own life. For every person who commits suicide, there are many more people who attempt it each year. There is a strong link between a persons mental health and their suicide…

Who is affected by mental illness?

Mental illness has likely affected your or someone you know. It can take on many forms from depression and anxiety, to bipolar disorder and eating disorders. Historically, mental illness issues have been largely ignored in part due to the belief that those who suffer are not ‘mentally strong’ and just need to get over it.…