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Monday, 19 August 2019

Troubles trauma - the hidden legacy of violence

She also points out that in spite of the fact that the prevalence of mental illness is highest in the UK funding for mental health is significantly lower ...


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Nearly five million people in the UK live in “deep poverty”

Since 2013-14, there has been a 9 percent increase in child poverty in families with three or more children—in large part due to the benefit freeze ...


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The NHS Is Slowly Cancelling Free IVF – And This Is The Impact It's Having

... future – cementing itself as the fifth CCG in England to cut all IVF services. ... The decision has had “no significant impact on the use of mental health ...


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Record £9.2 billion of NHS budget handed to private firms

Evans noted that a third of hip replacements carried out in the NHS are now done privately and that community health and mental health provision ...


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Heather Locklear ordered to a mental health facility after assaulting emergency responders

ACTRESS Heather Locklear has been ordered to spend a month in a mental health facility after she pleaded no contest to a series of assault charges ...


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One gambling addict a day goes into hospital as betting craze intensifies

Some have severe mental health issues linked to spiralling debts and ... NHS England chief executive Simon Stevens said: “There are too many ...


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What happened to the House of Lancaster?

Nine royal houses have ruled England since the Norman Conquest in 1066 and all of them have made their ... Henry was shy and anxious from his earliest years and suffered serious mental health issues which were overlooked.


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How did Marilyn Monroe die, who did she marry and did she have any children?

Many suspect that her struggles with her mental health and her substance abuse led to her decline and eventual death. Chief Coroner Theodore ...


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