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Teenage anxiety: Tailored treatment needed

08Nov

Teenage anxiety: Tailored treatment needed

A one-size-fits-all approach to treating teenagers with anxiety problems may be putting their futures at risk, a study suggests.

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How Stress Is Making You Lose Your Mind

06Nov

How Stress Is Making You Lose Your Mind

Stress is affecting your brain much more than you think. Sure, you've experienced the distraction, forgetfulness, negativity or anxiety that comes from stressful situations, but did you know it's also shrinking your brain?

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An insight into youth mental health services

05Nov

An insight into youth mental health services

The health select committee has found 'serious and deeply engrained problems' in mental health services for young people

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How one in five have given up smoking

01Oct

How one in five have given up smoking

Hypnosis is the most effective way of giving up smoking, according to the largest ever scientific comparison of ways of breaking the habit. Willpower, it turns out, counts for very little.

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Hypnosis - does it really work?

17Sep

Hypnosis - does it really work?

At last, it's official. Hypnotism really does work - and it has an impact on the brain which can be measured scientifically, according to one of America's leading psychiatrists.

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Can Hypnotherapy beat IBS?

01Sep

Can Hypnotherapy beat IBS?

Research has suggested that hypnotherapy appears to be an effective treatment, long-term, for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The research claimed that sufferers were feeling the benefits for at least five years.

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