'health' blog posts:
11 Nov 2013
Health inequalities in the criminal justice system
People in contact with the criminal justice system are far more likely to experience health inequalities than the general population, according a report published last month by the Revolving Doors Agency.
9 Oct 2013
Working in the new NHS structures
The new – and very complex - structures have now been set up and the organisations are developing their role and rapidly implementing new programmes of work.
18 Sep 2013
Government announces free school meals
Children in reception class, year one and two are to receive free school dinners from September 2014, the government has announced.
15 Aug 2013
How a physical illness can affect mental health
Guest blogger Kealie talks about how experiencing ME has affected her mental health.
24 Jul 2013
WHO calls on teens to contribute to health study
Adolescents are being encouraged to contribute to a report currently being developed by the World Health Organisation that will outline recent research and the growing consensus on the importance of adolescent health.
3 Jul 2013
vInspired champion announced as new YoungMinds ambassador
24-year-old Emma Norris is one of vInspired's new 'cause champions', promoting young people's need for healthy self-esteem - and at their celebratory event on Saturday, she'll also be announced as a new YoungMinds ambassador.
19 Jun 2013
Focus on physical health urged
Imrpovements needed for the physical health of young people with psychosis.
19 Jun 2013
Men's Health in the North-East
Videos screened in the North-east to raise awarenes of mental health problems in men to coincide with Mens Health Week a fortnight ago.
13 Jun 2013
Fixer films on depression and self-harm
Short films focusing on teen depression and self-harm produced through the Fixers campaign have been aired on ITV.
10 Jun 2013
Men's Health Week - Talk to someone
Men are being urged to talk about their problems during Men's Health Week as the campaign highlights that 4,500 men kill themselves each year.