Browsing: Mental Health and illness

The most common causes of anxiety in children and how to address it with them. ANXIETY is just as common in children as it is in adults, with a variety of root causes. According to the Children’s Society, five children in a class of 30 are likely to have a mental health problem such as anxiety. Parents were particularly concerned about this during the Covid pandemic, when children’s lives and routines were also turned upside down. It can be difficult to tell the difference between what is normal for a child to be anxious about and what appears to be…

Roman Kemp reveals that during his battle with depression, he considered jumping in front of a train. ROMAN Kemp has been up since 5 a.m. to host his morning radio show, but his mother Shirlie is giving him a run for his money when it comes to getting up early. She’s already done “a day’s work” before arriving at our 10 a.m. photo shoot, having cleaned Roman’s London flat. “Even though it’s spotless, she always finds something wrong and starts tidying,” Roman teases. Shirlie, 59, laughs and says she enjoys ensuring his well-being. “When you live alone, you don’t get…

Travis Scott’s Instagram bio includes a phone number. On Tuesday, Travis Scott’s Instagram bio was updated with a strange phone number (November 9). The general population is now asking who’s number it is – find out here. Travis put a phone number to his Instagram bio on Tuesday (November 9), confusing fans. People began looking for the number but were unsuccessful until they discovered it was a therapy line on Twitter. The free therapy line’s phone number is for individuals who have been directly or indirectly impacted by the Astroworld catastrophe. Travis has stated that he will cover the funeral…

A strange side effect of Covid drove a woman to strip ‘inappropriately’ and wash her clothing in the LOO. COvid allegedly prompted a lady to strip naked “inappropriately,” wash her clothing in a toilet, and drink shower gel, according to doctors. The 30-year-old, who has not been recognized, spent many days acting strangely as a result of a viral complication. Concerned about her behavior in the four days since she had tested positive, a relative brought her to the hospital. Doctors noted in the British Medical Journal Case Reports, “She had been anxious, required less sleep, and had been chatting…

What is Movember and how do I participate? MOVEMBER is a yearly event dedicated to raising awareness and cash for men’s health. Here’s a rundown of what’s going on and how you may get involved. It all started in Melbourne in 2003 with a group of 30 men who decided to grow moustaches for a laugh. The following year, 450 men participated, raising approximately £25,000 for prostate cancer research. The trend quickly spread around the world, and it is today a big annual event. In at least 21 nations, about five million people, dubbed Mo Bros and Mo Sistas, participate.…

My best friend was a selfless individual… Owain Doull adds, “I never thought he’d take his own life.” A QUESTION from one of Owain Doull’s close friends surprised him when he sat down with three close friends last June. “He asked the rest of us bluntly if any of us had considered suicide,” Owain, 28, recounts. But, while it was shocking, it wasn’t wholly unexpected. The friends had come to grieve the death of their buddy Siôn Mullane, who had committed himself just weeks before, at the age of 27. “I recall my mate saying he was resolved not to…

Scientists have identified personality factors linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease. We all have dozens of personality traits that distinguish us, from kind to selfish, witty to shy. According to scientists, they may be able to anticipate the danger of dementia, a memory-destroying disease that affects millions of people as they age. In the United Kingdom, there are presently roughly 850,000 people living with dementia, with the number expected to climb to 1.6 million by 2040. The disease, of which Alzhiemer’s is the most common kind, has no cure (75 per cent). Finding out what increases the risk,…