Instagram ‘worst for young mental health’

May 19, 2017 admin 0

Instagram is rated as the worst social media platform when it comes to its impact on young people’s mental health, a UK snapshot survey suggests. […]

Older people’s mental health deserves equal attention

May 12, 2017 admin 0

Older people in this region are some of the loneliest in the country – according to a charity which warns their mental health is being […]

Mental Health Awareness Week – Take 5

May 8, 2017 admin 0

The Public Health Agency (PHA) is urging people to use Mental Health Awareness Week (8-14 May) to take time out to think about mental health […]

(Petition) – Treat people with mental health issues fairly under PIP

May 3, 2017 admin 0

To Members of Parliament and Lords Petition text Anyone who needs financial support to live with dignity should get it, whether they suffer from physical […]

Mental health care cuts in England ‘to total £4.5m’

April 25, 2017 admin 0

Mental health spending is being cut by £4.5m in five English regions this year, new figures indicate. The largest cut, of £1.9m or 3.6% , […]

Depression drug that could slow Alzheimer’s

April 21, 2017 admin 0

A drug formerly used for depression could be a possible treatment for Alzheimer’s disease, a study suggests. Trazodone was shown to reduce brain shrinkage in […]