Mental Health

SERVICEMAN SAW GRISLY SCENE OF SAF REGULAR WHO SHOT HIMSELF IN HEAD

The coroner's inquiry into the death of Pravinraj Sevaraj, a 20 year-old regular serviceman, revealed several gory details behind the NS regular's suicide in camp in 2015. Pravinraj had placed a rifle in his mouth in a toilet cubicle in camp and shot himself while on duty.

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S'POREAN SCARED & DISTURBED AFTER WITNESSING OLD MAN SUICIDE

this morning 7+am woke up to go toilet pang dio, just nice toilet is occupied so sit outside the living room to wait for toilet, then start playing on my phone. suddenly, corner of my eye saw a piece of clothing fall, i thought the falling speed might be abit fast, got a shooo sound, might be a person, tell myself; no lah, its just a piece of clothing, get back to my phone, around 2 secs later, thump!! tio chua...

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SON OF LATE FORMER PRESIDENT ONG TENG CHEONG & COUSIN COMPLETES WORLD MARATHON CHALLENGE

Singaporean runners Mr Ong Tze Boon, 47 and his cousin Mr Ong Yu-Phing, 46 ran seven marathons, in seven continents, over seven consecutive days last month.

The duo participated in the World Marathon Challenge where they ran a total of 295km and withstood temperatures ranging from -15 to 25 degrees Celsius. They ran alongside participants from Australia, Germany, Great Britain, Japan, Morocco, and United States of America. And they are not hanging up their running shoes just yet!

The duo will take on another marathon in the North Pole in April. With these grueling runs, the cousins are looking to raise funds and awareness for five charities that support mental health; Caregivers Alliance Limited, Samaritans of Singapore, Alzheimer's Disease Association, We Care Community Services and Singapore Association for Mental Health.

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VOLUNTEERS AIDING POOR 4 YEAR-OLD GIRL AND MENTALLY ILL FAMILY

The founder of Keeping Hope Alive sent this to us in response to the overwhelming comments from netizens who say that they want to help the poor 4 year-old girl, Lisa, who was seen begging for food. She says that social workers and volunteers are already attending to this case and have settled most if not all of her basic necessities. However, she says that kind souls can still pitch in by buying her an insurance plan for her health or education, or have a regular volunteer to give Lisa's mother some bus fare money or a taxi driver to fetch her to go for her mental health appointments.

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4 YEAR OLD GIRL GOES DOOR TO DOOR TO BEG FOR FOOD TO FEED FAMILY

Recent reports of a young girl going from house to house in a HDB housing estate has attracted the attention of concerned neighbors, who were worried for the frail, thin looking girl who does not even look old enough to attend kindergarten. She appears at her neighbor's doors, dressed in an oversized pre-school uniform, to beg for some food, sometimes rice, eggs, or whatever her neighbors can spare.

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BOON LAY NAKED MAN SAYS HE IS STRESSED BY S'PORE'S HIGH COST OF LIVING

Yesterday you published an article saying that a naked man was found walking along Boon Lay Way but the contributor left the scene without confronting the man. Another netizen Gulam spoke to the naked man. Gulam said that the naked told him he was tired of living in Singapore with the high cost and was stressed by it. He also said that he was going crazy.

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