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Cuts to mental health care are costing the NHS millions of pounds long-term, a report has said. More cases of psychosis and schizophrenia now end up in hospital rather than being treated in the community, it said.
Rethink Mental Illness published the report with the London School of Economics.
Here's a nice example of a research study. Playing music to children in pain and monitoring their physiology to see if it results in pain relief. It seems the effect was music to the researchers' ears!
Is that my blood? Is it somebody else's? What if they were HIV-positive? What if I've caught it? Science writer David Adam reveals what it's like to live with an overwhelming fear of being infected with HIV
If this helps teenagers then I support it, but I wonder too whether communities and youth groups could provide these activities, is that how it was in the 'old days'? It takes a community to raise a child.
When Andrea Sandoval opens the door to her spacious Mesilla Park home, two dogs and two cats rush by her side. Her huge, smiling eyes are so welcoming that it is difficult to imagine that she often struggles to just get through the day.