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anxiety

Mental & Emotional Health
March 18, 2020

Could you be suffering from complex PTSD?

Prolonged or repeated experiences of trauma can take a toll on your mental health. It’s important to be screened, diagnosed and put on a treatment plan to help you heal and improve your wellbeing.
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FluInfections
March 12, 2020

Coronavirus – how to stay calm and clean

Where and when did it all begin? On the 31st of December 2019, China alerted the World Health Organisation to several patients with flu-like symptoms in a city called Wuhan, the capital of Central China’s Hubei province. Initial assessments of these patients ruled out “known” flu-like viruses including bird flu, seasonal flu, severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS). Once these initial patients were assessed, they were placed into quarantine. The suspected source of the outbreak was identified as a busy seafood market in the city the following day. Days later Chinese authorities identified the virus,…
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Mental & Emotional Health
February 20, 2020

Struggling with a stutter? Here’s what you can do.

Do you repeat or prolong words, syllables or phrases? Stuttering, also known as stammering, is a speech disorder where there’s an interruption of the normal flow of speech. A stutter can take on many different patterns.
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Men's Health
February 20, 2020

What is small penis syndrome? 

Are you constantly worried about the size of your manhood? The problem may not be its size, but the way your mind perceives it: this is called Small Penis Syndrome.
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Mental & Emotional Health
November 22, 2019

What is a personality disorder?​

Personality is the way we think, behave and feel, and generally stays the same throughout our life. But what if our personality doesn’t function “properly”?
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Mental & Emotional Health
October 21, 2019

These male celebrities struggle with their mental health too

What do Trevor Noah, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Big Sean and Prince Harry have in common? Apart from being famous, they’re all fighting the battle against mental health.
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Mental & Emotional Health
October 21, 2019

Beating anxiety: top tips for students, from experts

Everyone feels anxious from time to time. For example, when you have an upcoming test or have to speak in front of a group. But when anxiety interferes with your life, sleep, productivity at work or campus, you may be suffering from an anxiety disorder. If you have anxiety, there is help available. Here’s some expert advice to get you started.
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Brain and Nervous System
October 7, 2019

Could you have undiagnosed Asperger’s syndrome?

Asperger’s syndrome is a developmental disorder where you struggle with communication and behavioural problems. Asperger’s falls on the autism spectrum.
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