Archive for Hong Kong

Mental Illness in Homicide-Suicide: A Review — (Journal of the American Acadamy of Psychiatry and the Law)
SSRI Ed note: 30 studies reviewed, find mental illness a factor in 2,431 murder-suicides, mostly depression. Meds an obvious confounding variable not noticed by researchers.
Tormented mom told carers `she was ready to kill’ –
SSRI Ed note: Divorcee on antidepressants and sleeping drugs for two weeks strangles her son and daughter, kills herself.
Wife of American Banker plots his demise — (CNN)
SSRI Ed note: Woman having affair with tv repairman tranquilizers her husband with her meds, then clubs him to death.