What Is PTSD? Symptoms, Diagnosis And Treatment Explained

Post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is a mental health disorder triggered by particularly distressing life events. One in 10 people will experience it, according to PTSD UK.  The anxiety disorder can be triggered by serious road accidents, prolonged sexual or physical abuse, military combat, traumatic childbirth and being caught up in natural disasters. Sufferers will…

Online Gaming Could Improve A Teenager’s Academic Performance

Parents’ fears about the impact of gaming on their children’s academic performance may be misplaced, new research suggests. Scientists at RMIT University in Melbourne found that students who play online games almost every day actually score significantly better in tests. Frequent gamers scored 15 points above the average in maths and 17 points higher than…

Beautiful Portraits Of LGBT Women To Help Everyone Feel Welcome At Breast Cancer Screening

Attending breast cancer screening can be a vital step in detecting symptoms, so a new project aims to make sure all women feel welcome at appointments. The ‘Beautiful Women’ project features stunning portraits of LGBT+ women to encourage those in the community to attend screening. The images, created by Australian photographer Lisa White in partnership…

Tracey Crouch, MP, Reveals How Mindfulness Helped Her Combat Anxiety And Depression, At Mindful Nation UK Report Launch

Tracey Crouch has opened up about how practising mindfulness has helped her cope with high levels of anxiety and depression. Speaking at the launch of the Mindful Nation UK Report on 20 October, the 40-year-old Sports Minister admitted she is an advocate for mindfulness in parliament and said she had previously found it difficult to…

Michelle Keegan And Mark Wright Were The Best Dressed Couple At The Pride Of Britain Awards

Michelle Keegan and Mark Wright gave us some serious couple style goals at the Pride Of Britain Awards. The violet velvet jacket of Wright’s Stephen Williams suit perfectly complemented Keegan’s Amanda Wakeley ink blue maxi slip, which she accessorised with one of the designer’s signature Beatty box clutches, on Monday 31 October. Karwai Tang via Getty…

Tommy Hilfiger Explains His Comments About Gigi Hadid’s Size

Tommy Hilfiger has set the record straight about his controversial comments regarding Gigi Hadid’s size. “The suggestion that I thought she wasn’t thin enough upsets me to no end,” he told Page Six. “Gigi is the epitome of perfection.” Gustavo Caballero via Getty Images Gigi Hadid and Tommy Hilfiger speak at the #TOMMYXGIGI Press Confrence during New…

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