May 25, 2012
Mental Ill Health
Irish Independent (Friday, 25 May 2012)
A drug used to treat schizophrenia may provide an effective weapon against treatment-resistant cancers, research suggests.
Mental Health Service
Irish Examiner (Thursday, 24 May 2012)
Seven patients were granted conditional release from the Central Mental Hospital last year, the first such discharges under a new legal system.
Limerick Post (Tuesday, 22 May 2012)
Limerick people are penning suicidal letters at a rate of three a week after being driven to despair by debt, it has been revealed. And a Limerick advocate who provides free advice for people with financial problems is pleading with people to seek advice rather than take drastic action.
Irish Times (Wednesday, 23 May 2012)
The volume of positive coverage given to suicide and mental health issues in the print media has increased in the past year, according to a new survey.
Leinster Express (Wednesday, 23 May 2012)
Editorial: Suicide is a critical problem, and the rate in the midlands has been high. It needs to be tackled and reduced.