Ask an expert

08 Aug 2008

08.08AM 08.08.08
Good day all

Last year a month ago on 07.07.07 at 07pm at the age of 37 my bipolar friend that i' d known since her birth eventually ended up killing hersef....on the date itself it i was fine but i find myself thinking of her a lot today.

She tried so many times through the years and she was in so many institutions and funny enough she did it finally in ICU. She even wrote down all the meds she had access to (the icu nurses never locked any meds) and then asked the dr' s what meds is for what purpose. Then she made a concontion and took it after 6 and was declared dead at approx 7pm.

What a waste. What a pretty clever girl yet she just could never " cope" .

Waar jy ookal vandag is ou Katrien ons dink aan jou, mis jou en was tog lief vir jou. Liefde Tiekie.
Answer 528 views

01 Jan 0001

If the ICU nurses had a suicidal patient and didn't lockmup their drugs, they should have been prosecuted for negligence.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
32% - 9428 votes
68% - 19906 votes