Posts Tagged ‘Depression’

  • gulf war illness acupuncture

    Acupuncture helps patients with Gulf War Illness

    April 24, 2016 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Acupuncture helps patients with Gulf War Illness

    What is Gulf War Illness? Gulf War Illness, also known as Gulf War Syndrome, is a collection of symptoms that affect veterans of the 1990-1991 Gulf War. The symptoms of Gulf War Illness are not standard and vary widely between individuals, but many diagnosed...

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    Sport helps adolescents beat depression – team sports are even better

    April 1, 2016 | HealthQI | | Comments Off on Sport helps adolescents beat depression – team sports are even better

    A new study has shown that consistently taking part in school team sports protects against poor mental health in early adulthood. Rise in Teenage depression Teenage depression levels are worrying. In the USA 2.8 million 12-17 year olds had at least one...

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    Painting a picture of our children’s mental health

    April 1, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Mental Health and the generation gap. For generations parents have been raising their children to ‘show a bit of backbone’, keep a ‘stiff upper lip’, and, more than anything else, to keep quiet about anything that might suggest mental health problems....

  • Doctor prescribing homeopathy

    New Research – homeopathy for menopausal symptoms

    March 17, 2015 | HealthQI | | No Comments

    Homeopathy better than conventional medicine for menopausal symptoms In many countries the prescription of homeopathic medicines is restricted to medically qualified doctors.  The therapy is often taught as part of core medical training and is integrated...