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# Self Harm

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Over 11,000 people ended up in hospital last year after self-harming
Conor Cusack to talk about sport, suicide, and how 'it's not always about winning'
'I stopped self-harming, the thoughts of suicide are gone and I don't judge myself'
'One suicide within prison is too many'
Eoghan McDermott posts moving video about his own self-harm experience
Up to 560 suicides linked to the recession
UK study reveals that one in four female prisoners self-harm
Teenagers whose friends self-harm are more likely to self-harm
Children hospitalised after self-harming is on the increase
Here’s What Happened Today: Thursday
"A 12-year-old Traveller boy attempted suicide because he was being bullied at school"
Over 2,700 people sought help from Pieta House last year
Samaritans' SMS service reveals high levels of self-harm
Samaritans celebrates 10 years of prisoner listener scheme
Poll: Should Ireland introduce an opt-in filter for online pornography?
Around 900,000 people take their own life every year
Column: One good adult is crucial for young people. I can vouch for that.
Tim Smyth
Report: 1 in 3 young people have experienced mental health problems
93 per cent rise in young people seeking help for self-harm, suicidal thoughts
Desperate woman in Dublin saved by emergency team... in Oklahoma
More than 48,000 people treated in hospital after deliberate self-harm
Cases of self harm increase amongst young people