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The classic understanding of suicide casts it as reactionary measure against a particular event or outcome, but Kay Redfield Jamison argues that it is typically the result of the prolonged pain that comes with mental illness.

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The author and professor of psychiatry, discusses the idea of death and her fear of 'frittering away time.'

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After waking up from a coma after a suicide attempt, Kay Redfield Jamison realized that medication was her only remaining choice.