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21th of June - International Day of Yoga

By www.un.org Tuesday, 12th June 2018 | 0 comments
Yoga is an ancient physical, mental and spiritual practice that originated in India. The word ‘yoga’ derives from Sanskrit and means to join or to unite, symbolizing the union of body and consciousness.

14th of June - World Blood Donor Day

By who.int Tuesday, 12th June 2018 | 0 comments
Filed under: Clarehall, Roselawn, Ongar.
Be there for someone else. Give blood. Share life.   Every year, on 14 June, countries around the world celebrate World Blood Donor Day. The event serves to thank voluntary, unpaid blood donors for their life-saving gifts of blood and to raise awareness of the need for regular blood donations to ensure the quality, safety and availability of blood and blood products for patients in need.

Insomnia (Poor Sleep)

By Patient.info Tuesday, 17th October 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Clarehall, Roselawn, Ongar.
As many as one in three people can have some difficulty with sleeping. However, there are many things you can do to help yourself. This leaflet aims to show you some of them. For example, simple things like winding down before bedtime, avoiding certain foods and drinks, and a bedtime routine can help.

Postnatal Depression

By Patient.info Monday, 16th October 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Clarehall, Roselawn, Ongar.
.About 1 in 10 mothers develop postnatal depression. Support and understanding from family, friends and sometimes from a professional such as a health visitor can help you to recover. Other treatment options include psychological treatments such as cognitive behavioural therapy or antidepressant medicines.

How to help when a loved one is down

By Patient.info Friday, 13th October 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Clarehall, Roselawn, Ongar.
The Time to Talk campaign is music to my ears. Every year, it encourages people to talk about mental health problems like depression - to show how common they are, and how they don't need to be hard to talk about. Doctors have long since moved away from seeing depression as a 'lack of moral fibre', something that could be sorted if you just pulled yourself together. The Great British Public, sadly, still often sees it as a source of shame.

Depression

By Patient.info Thursday, 12th October 2017 | 0 comments
Filed under: Clarehall, Roselawn, Ongar.
Depression is common. Symptoms can affect day-to-day life and can become very distressing. Treatments include talking (psychological) treatments and antidepressant medicines. Treatment takes time to work but has a good chance of success. Some people have repeated episodes of depression and require long-term treatment to keep symptoms away.