Suicide is not a mental illness, but it can often lead to mental illness, including, depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders or post-traumatic stress disorder.

Be wary of the symptoms of suicidal thoughts that can help you avoid the bad effects and identify the causes that lead to suicidal thoughts and thoughts. Is it a symptom of suicidal desire?

Give up

It is one of the most common symptoms of depression.

People with symptoms of suicidal tendencies often find themselves in a trapped state of hopelessness.

Despair can lead to negative circumstances and negative expectations.

Too sad and melancholic

In the face of emotional change, such as one day you are very excited and the next day, you will lose your temper.

Facing sadness over a long period of time can cause you very high stress.

Extreme sadness can be the cause of suicide.

Sleep problems

Sleep is a way for your brain to repair its damage and function.

Individuals with long-term sleep problems may have difficult brain injuries. Lack of sleep refers to the most dangerous risk associated with suicide.

Changing personality and appearance

Changes in behavior or attitude, as well as appearance, are among the identifiable signs in individuals who have a suicidal tendency; such as talking slowly, getting windy or frustrated, sleeping too much, eating too much, being too busy with death and violence.

Individuals with this problem also do not take into account the issue of appearance in a negative way.

Some may experience changes in their daily routine, including aspects of sleeping and eating habits.


Individuals who are preparing to commit suicide will reduce social interactions with family and friends.

They will appear withdrawn from any social interaction and want to be alone.

They choose to be alone and avoid activities that involve the audience.

In fact, they do not want to engage in activities that they once liked.

Dangerous behavior

Start having dangerous behaviors, such as drug and alcohol abuse, driving dangerously, or engaging in unsafe sex. They seem to be careless about safety or do not value life at all.

Suicidal thoughts

Most individuals with suicidal tendencies display warning signs to friends and family members, for example saying goodbye as if it was the last time they met.

They often talk about the desire to kill themselves, such as “I’m going to kill myself”, “I wish I died” or “I wish I wasn’t born.”

They make preparations for their deaths, such as buying a gun or some pill, or handing their belongings to someone else.

Who is at risk for suicide?

Suicide rates vary by age group. Adolescents, young and old adults are among the groups at risk of suicide.

In addition, there are certain individuals at high risk of suicide, such as:

  • Individuals with incurable disease.
  • An individual with a family history of suicide.
  • Individuals with friends who commit suicide.
  • Individuals with a history of physical, emotional, sexual, or psychological abuse.
  • Individuals with long-term depression or mental illness.
  • Unmarried, unskilled or unemployed.
  • Individuals who have attempted suicide before.
  • Individuals who interact frequently with severe patients.
  • Women are 3 times more at risk of suicide.
  • If you have thoughts or signs of wanting to commit suicide, but don’t think about hurting yourself, don’t underestimate this and try to express what you feel to the person you trust.

Find friends or family members, or find a support group or counselor who can help you overcome these thoughts and desires.

Suicide cannot be treated with normal treatment. It can be restored with the support of friends and family, as well as treatment for root problems.

Consult with your doctor to determine your main problem when you have a suicidal tendency.

By Nurul
15th April 2020 18:28

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