Department of Public Health confirms case of polio-like disease in MA
First child in Florida has died of flu this season, state reports
Doctor leading by example to raise awareness for Breast Cancer
10 cases of AFM reported in IL
Health Problems, Global Warming Linked, Per Study
Educating the youth on mental health is critical
12 October 2018, 04:42 | Randall Craig
The high economic toll of mental illness
"Agencies like the Canadian Mental Health Association can help as well".
Mental health conditions have resulted in 17.6 million sick days in the past year. This could be the start of an effort to combat the high rate of depression among young people and to bring mental health onto the centre stage in a society where so many suffer from it in various forms.
We can not say that suicide is a black and white situation, as Gaga and Ghebreyesus wrote: "Suicide is the most extreme and visible symptom of the larger mental health emergency we are so far failing to adequately address".
"The Government needs to take this hidden condition far more seriously".
Today, we need to open up and talk about mental health problems.
"But we need to do more to challenge the stigma that people with mental ill-health face and make sure they feel they can reach out for help".
Caroline Bowes, Dechert's director of human resources for EMEA, said: 'All of our programmes - whether aimed at physical, financial or mental wellbeing - are created to engage, educate and provide the best possible support to our people'.
Keeping in view the fact that half of all mental illness begins by the age of 14, World Health Organization urges, "Much can be done to help build mental resilience from an early age to help prevent mental distress and illness among adolescents and young adults, and to manage and recover from mental illness".
Athletes and staff will have access to a mental health screening programme when they join and leave the elite set-up.
He said in the most urgent cases, the RFDS provided aeromedical retrievals of patients who experienced an acute mental health episode.
Mental health disorders are on the rise with 80% of people with any form of mental or substance use disorder in India and China not seeking treatment, a new report on mental health released by Lancet Commission says.
World Mental Health Day is observed on October 10 with the "objective of raising awareness of mental health issues around the world and mobilizing efforts in support of mental health". "It was extremely tough and I felt like giving up the sessions at times but with the help of my family, friends and support at work, I did get through it and am back in work".
Many places in the United Kingdom are starting to recognise the importance of this research and starting to change the game but we still have so far to go.
"A big part of the process is to destigmatise mental health because that stigma affects our response both at the personal, family level, or at the societal level in how we deal with those persons who are mentally challenged", he said. "It is time to act on mental health". "This initiative is crucial in getting people the help they need early, enough to prevent the situation from getting worse and enabling them to recover well".
Gender gap hurts GOP but Kavanaugh helps — McConnell to AP
President Donald Trump listens as retired Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy swears-in Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh . The fight over Kavanaugh has "energized our base like nothing else we've been able to come up with", McConnell said.
Banksy painting 'self-destructs' after selling for $1.4M
The video does not show how the shredder was activated, but it is thought to have been set off using some sort of remote control. The anonymous street artist is known for his satirical street art - characterised by its dark humour and political activism.
Mitch McConnell says no GOP senator for Sessions' job
McConnell says he thinks the Kavanaugh fight contributed to Republican voters "getting more interested" in the midterm elections. Some of Trump's allies have suggested he will replace Sessions, whom he has repeatedly criticized , after the midterm elections.
Google won’t bid on $10 billion Pentagon cloud computing deal
A dozen people resigned before Google pledged to ditch Project Maven but "continue our work with governments and the military". In its statement, Google said it would have been able to support "portions" of the JEDI deal had joint bids been allowed.