By Shannon Lennox According to an independent investigation by VICE there has been an 1000% increase in the number of students leaving university in the UK due to mental health issues. The BBC also found that there has been a … Continue reading Student drop out rates soar due to mental illness.
by Rebecca Weinberg A recent survey released by YouGov has revealed that nearly three out of every 10 Scottish men have experienced anxiety due to body image. The survey is being promoted during Movember – a movement which encourages men … Continue reading Three in ten Scottish men have poor body image
BY NICOLLE CASSES School psychologists are calling for an outright ban on smacking children as they say it harms their mental health. Plans are being discussed in the Scottish Parliament after The Association of Educational Psychologists (AEP) filed a motion planning to … Continue reading Calls to ban smacking to protect children’s mental health
Charles Manson may be dead, but the dangers of cults and personalities like him still remain. Ian Haworth, author and General Secretary of Cult Information Centre, an organisation that aids cult members in escaping, spoke to UWS News regarding … Continue reading Charles Manson might be gone but dangerous people like him are still with us
By Amy McGhee THERE should be more trained professionals able to deal with diabetes sufferers who also suffer from mental health, according to Diabetes Scotland. New research out today has discovered that two thirds of people in Scotland who are … Continue reading More trained professionals needed for diabetes sufferers
By Callum Kerr (@callumkerrx) Monday the 10th of October marked World Mental Health Day, A day set out to break down the stigma around ill mental health and to find help for those in need. The day was filled with … Continue reading World Mental Health Day