Health

A teenager's quality of life may suffer as a result of them not getting enough sleep.
Moderate wine consumption may be linked with a lower risk of depression, new research has indicated.
A belief in conspiracy theories may influence parents' intentions to have their children vaccinated against diseases such as measles.
Many people in the UK attend slimming clubs in the hope that doing so will lead to improved body confidence.
The safety of patients has to be the number one priority for the NHS in England, it has been claimed.
People who are more outgoing during their younger years are more likely to lead happier lives when they are older.
Earlier this week a review led by NHS England medical director Sir Bruce Keogh looked at the standards of care at the 14 hospital trusts with the worst death rates. As a result, 11 of the trusts under investigation were placed on special measures.
The British Psychological Society has welcomed NHS England’s “call to action” to engage the public, clinicians and patients in the development of ideas to meet increased demand and address the projected £30bn funding gap.
Women at risk of suffering post-natal depression (PND) could be identified thanks to a new blood test costing just £10.00.
Impulsive young people are more likely to drink heavily than those who are more considered in their actions, new research has suggested.
Wales is to become the first country in the UK to adopt an organ donation opt-out system.
A person's perception of the effect stress has on their health may influence the likelihood of them suffering a heart attack, new research has suggested.
Going through the menopause can have an impact on a woman's memory.
Bullying among young people has been identified as a public health problem by an expert panel.
An individual's beliefs are linked to the expanding obesity crisis, new research has suggested.
The impact that work stress has on a person's health could be countered by leading a better lifestyle.
Men who are usually sexually conservative can be swayed by subtle sexual clues, new research has found.
Workplace and financial stress can result in people making poor health choices.
Having a healthy lifestyle could help to reduce the likelihood of a person experiencing memory problems later in life, new research has indicated.
A link between post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and type 2 diabetes has been established by researchers.
Caregivers who look after their older relatives with dementia become less stressed when these patients receive adult day services (ADS).
Good communication with parents can play an important role in improving the health habits of young people, new research has suggested.
Watching films can help surgery patients to relax and could enable them to recover more quickly.
Needlestick injuries could be the cause of long-term psychological illness, new
The Greek Stoic Epictetus wrote that "Men are disturbed not by things, but by the view which they take of them."
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