Posts tagged “ bbc”

  • Image copyright Natalie Hunt Image caption Natalie Hunt now helps others through her art classes Poor mental health affects half of all employees, according to a survey of 44,000 people carried out by the mental health charity Mind. Only half of those who had experienced problems with stress, anxiety or low mood had talked to […]

    Poor mental health at work ‘widespread’

    Image copyright Natalie Hunt Image caption Natalie Hunt now helps others through her art classes Poor mental health affects half of all employees, according to a survey of 44,000 people carried out by the mental health charity Mind. Only half of those who had experienced problems with stress, anxiety or low mood had talked to their employer about it. That's something that must change, says Mind. Fear, shame and job insecurity are some of the reasons people may choose to hide their worries. Natalie...
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  • Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK Half of people in England sent a home-testing kit for bowel cancer in 2015 did not use it, according to research in the European Journal of Cancer. Fewer men than women returned the kits, which are designed to […]

    Half of over 60s ‘ignore bowel screening’

    Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK Half of people in England sent a home-testing kit for bowel cancer in 2015 did not use it, according to research in the European Journal of Cancer. Fewer men than women returned the kits, which are designed to detect the disease before symptoms appear. The current screening kit requires small stool samples to be posted for screening in specially sealed envelopes. Cancer Research UK said it was...
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  • “Max’s Law” is called after Max Johnson, from Cheshire, who was conserved by a heart transplant. His look for an appropriate heart was followed in a series of front-page stories in the Daily Mirror, as the paper campaigned for the modification in the law. Last year, Theresa May composed to the 10-year-old, stating she picked […]

    Opt-out organ donation ‘in place by 2020’

    'It actually is the present of life' Mark Smith had diabetes for 25 years, which triggered his kidneys to stop working. He was on the waiting list for 7 months prior to he had the ability to have a kidney and pancreas transplant. Mr Smith informed BBC Breakfast that he had actually contacted the household of his donor, a 24-year-old murder victim, to reveal his thankfulness. "Having lost a more youthful bro myself, I desired them to understand that I might empathise," he stated. "Although...
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  • Preparation to pass away in a suicide battle in Syria Preparing to assault the British Museum when travel was not possible Boular provided herself at the trial in Western clothes and stated herself deradicalised. Her defence group stated she had actually been groomed and made use of. But Judge Mark Dennis QC explained her as […]

    Teen jailed for life over IS terror plot

    Preparation to pass away in a suicide battle in Syria Preparing to assault the British Museum when travel was not possible Boular provided herself at the trial in Western clothes and stated herself deradicalised. Her defence group stated she had actually been groomed and made use of. But Judge Mark Dennis QC explained her as "an intense and really articulate individual", able to withstand anybody. "She showed open eyes," he stated. "She was old sufficient to make her own choices and her own...
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