How can I support a person whose mental health is deteriorating?

Supporting someone who’s mental health is deteriorating, particularly for a carer, is incredibly critical but also can be very demanding.

Is there anything that can help with PTSD?

PTSD has become much more common in our society over the last 10, 20, 30 years. It’s probably always been

Video: How can I improve my resilience?

Resilience is a term that’s come into really popular discussion over the last 5 to 10 years. A lot of

Would a cancer label influence your treatment decision?

People are more likely to opt for aggressive treatments when their condition is labelled cancer, even if the risk of


Antibiotics attack bacteria, which are germs responsible for many different infections. There are many different bacteria and many different antibiotics.

Can eating peanuts cure a peanut allergy?

A new clinical trial using peanut oral immunotherapy was successful in desensitising two-thirds of children and adolescents who were allergic

Exercise counters cancer-related fatigue

Cancer-related fatigue is one of the most common and disabling side effects of cancer both during and after treatment. The

What’s behind diabetes re-hospitalisation?

People with diabetes are often hospitalised multiple times. Multiple admissions come with high health care costs, with the average cost

Running and your back

Most of us will suffer an episode of acute low back pain.  Some will have frequent bouts and the pain

Can online intervention reduce the risk of MDD?

Can online intervention reduce the risk of MDD?

Major depressive disorder (MDD) involves low mood and related symptoms occurring on most days and persisting for at least two

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