Tag Archives: stress

Mid-life stress ‘precedes dementia’

Research has shown that stress from events such as bereavement or divorce may increase the risk of women developing dementia … Continue reading

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One in three absences at work due to anxiety and stress

A government survey examining 58,700 individual GPs’ sick notes found that 35% were issued for “mild to moderate mental health … Continue reading

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Low birth weight boys who experience stress may be at increased risk of adolescent depression and anxiety

A study from researchers in Canada has looked at whether adolescents born at high or low birth weights are more … Continue reading

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Stress levels on the rise in Britain

A study by the Mental Health Foundation has highlighted money and jobs as the principal reasons behind rising stress levels … Continue reading

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Five-year-olds treated for depression and anxiety

Figures requested by the BBC  have shown that children as young as five are being referred for treatment for depression … Continue reading

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50% of young people want more information on reducing stress

An online survey asked a group of 11-19 year olds about their access to health information and about their overall … Continue reading

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