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09/03/14 Warren Elly with Betsey Westuba and Laura Eagle
Last Call Wednesday
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Tags: suicide, Tampa Bay, Betsey Westuba, Tampa bay Suicide Prevention Task force

Today on the Last Call, Warren Elly discusses Suicide. It kills a million people a year worldwide but there are things you and I can do to prevent it.

It’s a national tragedy that nearly 40-thousand Americans of all ages take their own lives every year, leaving over a quarter million survivors in need of comfort and support. Experts say depression is the main symptom precluding a suicide and research shows it can be treated in most cases.

Sadly it’s the stigma of suicide that pushe...

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The Impact of Mood Altering Drugs on Young People

02/24/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: Kevin P. Miller, Generation Rx, prescription drougs, Prozac, suicide, depression, Florida Adlerian Society, wmnf, Rob Lorei


Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up we’ll talk with filmmaker Kevin Miller who will be speaking about and showing his film Generation RX this weekend in Safety Harbor.

The film is about what Miller believes is the harm we are doing to a generation of young people by prescribing drugs such as Ritalin, Prozac and Zoloft to change their behavior.

Here’s an excerpt.

For more information about this weekend's event please call: 813-251-8484

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Tampa Police: NFL player commits suicide near Middleton HS listen

07/30/12 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Monday
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Tampa Police say they are investigating an apparent suicide by an NFL player in front of Middelton High School this morning. Police say they found the body of O. J. Murdock inside his car with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. Police spokesperson Andrea Davis says Murdock was in critical condition and transported to Tampa General Hospital. But he died at 10:43 a.m.

“At about 8:30 this morning officers discovered the victim...

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