mental health challenges

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Why self-belief is a superpower that can be harnessed
Lockdowns may have eroded people’s swagger, but research suggests there are plenty of ways to remedy the situation

Ian Robertson

05, Jun, 2021 @2:00 PM

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‘The worst it’s ever been’: Guardian readers tell us about Australia’s mental health system
Waiting times, costs, access. Issues of supply and demand. A lack of ongoing support. Inequities in the system. This is a snapshot of the mental health system in Australia

Rafqa Touma and Natasha May

18, Apr, 2021 @5:30 PM

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‘I'm getting clarity, a time that will feel lighter’: psychics share their 2021 predictions
From astrology to tarot, interest in the mystical arts has flourished during the pandemic. So what is in store for the year ahead?

Deborah Linton

26, Dec, 2020 @12:00 PM

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Back to the workplace after Covid-19: are you fearful or jumping for joy?
Two workers, an epidemiologist and a psychologist explore the highs and lows of returning to the office after lockdown

Nosheen Iqbal & Robin McKie

26, Jul, 2020 @4:00 PM

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Talking Horses: Brilliant Benbatl back on course for Champions Day
Benbatl proved his considerable ability remains very much intact with a dominant comeback victory at Newmarket

Chris Cook at Newmarket

27, Sep, 2019 @5:09 PM

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I planned to kill myself at 27 – now I’m 28. Here’s what happened | Ben Smoke
I used to think my bipolar disorder meant I had to suffer, like the ‘tortured geniuses’ Kurt Cobain and Van Gogh, says Ben Smoke

Ben Smoke

15, May, 2019 @7:00 AM

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Closing libraries puts vulnerable new mothers out in the cold | Lucy Jones
For many marginalised groups libraries are indispensable, writes freelance journalist Lucy Jones

Lucy Jones

17, Dec, 2018 @1:12 PM

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'Before, I was quite a shy person': life after brain damage
Suffering a traumatic head injury is a terrifying ordeal, with serious implications for the way we live. Yet, strangely, there can be an upside. Here, four people tell Sirin Kale about their experiences

Sirin Kale

09, Dec, 2018 @8:00 AM

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Women’s self-harm is being fuelled by misogyny | Ellie Mae O’Hagan
It’s not ‘social pressure’ that makes us turn our pain inwards Let’s be brave enough to call the problem by its proper name , says freelance journalist Ellie Mae O’Hagan

Ellie Mae O'Hagan

29, Aug, 2018 @11:28 AM

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'A&E is no place for a crisis': Bradford leads the way in mental health care
A 24-hour care team in West Yorkshire is easing the pressure on emergency services

Mark Ivory

30, May, 2018 @10:52 AM

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Ant McPartlin is a celebrity, but do we forget he’s a human being? | Ros Coward
Ant’s tortured appearance after his drink-drive case reminds us of fame’s dark side – and our appetite for it, says the journalism professor Ros Coward

Ros Coward

20, Apr, 2018 @5:00 AM

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Children with mental health problems 'guaranteed' treatment in four weeks
Exclusive: Leaked government paper reveals plan for waiting time cap – but cuts mean it cannot be rolled out for four years

Denis Campbell Health policy editor

23, Nov, 2017 @8:49 PM

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