STROLL – BUT FORGET THE STEPS

Fitness trackers, 10,000 steps and trendy gadgets should be ditched and substituted with a brisk ten-minute walk say experts. It seems that the very thought...

LONGER WAITING TIMES FOR EATING DISORDERS

People with eating disorders have been waiting longer for treatment even though the Government has increased funding in an effort to reduce waiting lists. More...

JEREMY HUNT & PROFESSOR STEPHEN HAWKING

Jeremy Hunt, the Health Secretary, has accused Professor Stephen Hawking of lying over the future of the NHS. Professor Hawking (seen here presenting the prize...

THERESA MAY’S MENTAL HEALTH PLEDGE

The PM, Theresa May, has pledged to support teenagers through a new strategy and better access to help. "The 'National Citizens Service' will build...

MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES NEED MORE FUNDING

A University graduate from Guildford has launched a petition calling on the Government to increase funding for NHS mental health services. Ben Hammond, 22, was...

£10BN COST OF ARTHRITIS

Arthritis costs the UK healthcare system over £10billion a year! And it is estimated that £118.6billion will be spent on the condition over the...

WHISTLEBLOWERS BEING FAILED

The NHS has set up a scheme to help whistleblowers back into employment. But it has been criticised, prior to launch, as nothing more...

GUM DISEASE SUFFERERS MORE LIKELY TO GET DEMENTIA

People with long term gum disease are more likely to develop dementia, researchers have found. Scientists believe that inflammation caused by years of mouth...

TAX BREAKS FOR PRIVATE HOSPITALS

Many private hospitals are gaining from getting tax breaks whilst NHS units don't. More than a quarter of the 457 private hospitals receive rate...

This Should Make Us Feel Ashamed!

A safe bed has at last been found for a suicidal teenager whose case prompted a High Court judge to condemn care provision as...

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By Martyn Sibley "I was in a session at Mindvalley University in Croatia. It was run by the founder Vishen Lakhiani. The topic was on...