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How magic tricks help children with cerebral palsy
For children with hemiplegia, a common form of cerebral palsy, learning to be a magician is remarkably effective therapy. Paula Cocozza reports from …
Does a daily aspirin prevent cancer?
A study suggests that an aspirin a day can help prevent colon, oesophagus and stomach cancers. So should we all be self-medicating? Luisa Dillner …
This column will change your life: a holiday shared is a break for us all
'In Sweden, the more people holidayed at the same time, the greater the rate at which antidepressant prescriptions decreased', says Oliver Burkeman
'I was fired for having a miscarriage': the truth about pregnancy and work
Bim Adewunmi: Six out of 10 mothers believe their careers suffered after they became pregnant. How have you found managing pregnancy, motherhood and …
Do you feel lonely?
A study has revealed one in 10 people feel they do not have a close friend – an estimated 4.7m people across the UK. Share your experiences of …
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Posted in Mental health / Anxiety Disorders
Mix Emotions ; Tell Me How or What You Think About It.
Getting mix emotions can be a very confusing feeling; one minute I'm happy then next I'm sad, one minute I'm super excited next the slightest little...
Posted in Bones, joints and muscles / Hallux Valgus
I had a Hallux Valgus (Bunion) operation on 8th August 2014
I'd like to say I was amazed at how PAINLESS my operation was, my toes were numb for a week or so but now ok, had first visit to doctor at the hospital...
Posted in Mental health / Depression
Is anyone awake ?
Posted in Brain and nerves / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Help! I have been ill for the past 3 months.
After having a flu virus 3 months ago, I am still extremely fatigued with achy joints. My GP did blood work, and my blood cell counts and thyroid came...
Posted in Mental health / Bipolar Affective Disorder
I want out
Don't get me wrong I'm proud of everything I've that done, but it doesn't feel enough.. I hate my bipolar.. I want to get rid of it :(
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