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Western lifestyles pose risk to migrants' health, says WHO report  The Guardian

Western culture and society pose more health risks to migrants and refugees than they do to host nations, according to a World Health Organization study.


Air pollution affects happiness not just health, scientists find  Telegraph.co.uk

Air pollution is not just bad for health also makes people unhappy, a new study has shown.


Thames Water staff offering mental health support to colleagues  BBC News

Some companies are offering help and support to employees with mental health issues.


National Hugging Day: What are the mental health benefits of hugging?  The Independent

It might sound simple, but the humble hug is more powerful than you think. Hence why there is an entire day dedicated to hugging, and it happens every year on ...


Superbugs and anti-vaxxers make WHO's list of 10 global health threats  CNN

From climate change to a flu pandemic, the World Health Organization has laid out 10 big threats to our global health in 2019. And unless these threats get ...


How (And Why) To Maintain Your Health And Wellbeing As A Founder  Forbes

Research suggests as many as eight percent of startups began to fail because their founders burn out. So what hacks do different founders resort to in order to ...


Chief exec of top mental health trust retiring  Health Service Journal

The chief executive of one of England's top mental health trusts is retiring this summer.


Brexit: Concerns over medicines, EU workers and the poor  BBC News

The recruitment of health workers and supply of medicines are key concerns for Wales after Brexit, a report says. Public Health Wales (PHW) highlighted how the ...


Music is good for our health, so why are musicians suffering so much?  The Independent

From Zayn Malik and Lady Gaga to Charli XCX and Stormzy, some of the world's biggest artists have struggled with mental health. Roisin O'Connor wants to ...


Action not words needed over biggest public health failure of our time: pneumonia  The Guardian

Global elite at Davos 2019 must do more than talk about real-world problems.


Charity's funding boost to help women and girls struggling with their mental health  Dorset Echo

A mental health charity has won £4500 in funding to provide a new support group for women and girls across rural Dorset.


For Heart Health -- Seeing Is Believing  Voice of America

Heart disease is a leading killer around the world. A new study suggests that patients who see their clogged arteries are more likely to make and keep a ...


The Four Ways To Promote Mental Health and Wellbeing In Build To Rent  Forbes

Build to rent (BTR) is promoting real estate as a *service* in the residential space. One of the key elements of this *service* is the residents' mental and physical ...


Stair-climbing exercise 'snacks' boost health  Medical News Today

New research finds that quick sessions of vigorous stair climbing, separated by a few hours of recovery, can improve cardiovascular health.


Rochdale News | News Headlines | New homes pose challenge to health services  Rochdale Online

Health chiefs do not yet know how they will deal with the surge in population that could come from building hundreds of...


Mental health scandal: My seven year battle to free my autistic son  Express

A MOTHER of an autistic man has won a seven-year battle for him to be released after he was locked up in a mental health unit.


New 'planetary health diet' can save lives and the planet, major review suggests  CNN

Scientists have developed a diet to boost health but also ensuring we live sustainably -- without depleting the earth's natural resources - to improve global health ...


Doctors who cared for Arizona sexual assault victim no longer working there  CNN

Two doctors who led care for a woman who gave birth after being sexually assaulted at an Arizona health care facility are no longer treating its patients, ...


Star appeal: woman beset by mental health issues finds solace in awesome Altior | Horse Racing News  Racing Post

It is easy to look at Saturday's three-runner Clarence House procession and declare it disappointing more horses did not take on Altior, but it is also important to ...


Teenager sent to a health is now caged with killers and rapists  Daily Mail

When Kyle Gibbon left school, the local authority suggested the 18-year-old with autism and mild learning disabilities should spend six weeks in an assessment ...


Anti-Vaxxers Are One Of The Biggest Health Threats To The Planet, World Health Organization Say  UNILAD

The World Health Organization has published a list of the biggest threats to global health in 2019 and anti-vaxxers are up there with some of Earth's deadliest ...


Healthy body, healthy mind: experts answer our readers' wellbeing questions  The Telegraph

Healthy body, healthy mind – or so the saying goes. As is often the case with age old adages, there's plenty of truth in the notion that how we think or feel affects ...


Imams offered free mental health training in bid to smash stigma  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

A BRADFORD-based mental health organisation is to provide free training for Imams in a bid to help them advise those in need - with the addition of…


MMR vaccine: Anti-vaccination 'top threat to World health' in 2019 declares WHO  Express.co.uk

The World Health Organisation - a *service* primarily responsible for monitoring and tackling diseases - has listed anti-vaccination as a major threat.


Here's how to get everyone to adopt the planetary health diet  Wired.co.uk

The scientists behind the planetary health diet admit that the changes required are radical. Here's what governments and food producers can do to change how ...


Mental Health: Tougher checks before Superdrug Botox  BBC News

High street retailer Superdrug is to introduce tougher mental health checks before performing cosmetic procedures, following criticism by the NHS. Prof Stephen ...


Digital Wellbeing vs ActionDash: Get digital health tracking on any almost any Android [Video]  9to5Google

ActionDash gives you essentially the same experience, plus a few extras, as Digital Wellbeing without with needing to have a Pixel or Android One device.


Anger as NHS England accused of public health 'land grab'  Health Service Journal

NHS England has been accused of a “crude” attempt to engineer a “land grab” after its NHS long-term plan suggested a diminished role for local government in ...


Machine learning can fix how we manage health on a global scale  Wired.co.uk

Harnessing machine learning to improve health is a major ambition for both medical practitioners and the healthcare industry. If the two can join forces on a ...


Cumbria health trust hit by 147 cyber attacks in five years  BBC News

The NHS in Cumbria has been hit by more than 150 cyber attacks in five years, the BBC can reveal. Of these, 147 were directed at University Hospitals of ...


Is your New Year health kick damaging your teeth?  Telegraph.co.uk

January has always been a time for *fresh* chapters, “new yous” and, most of all, diets. But nowadays one almost feels under siege by the army of new year ...


We should care more for each other – it's good for our health  World Economic Forum

Perhaps the biggest challenge of all today is our individual insularity. But by looking inwards, we are missing out on the life-enriching opportunities that caring for ...


Samsung Gear S3, Gear Sport update includes Health, UI, app, and other improvments  9to5Google

Despite having newer hardware available, Samsung hasn't given up support on its Gear S3 family. Today, a new update is rolling out to the Gear S3 and the ...


Four challenges waiting for Dallas County's new health director  Dallas News

Dallas County leaders have picked a home-grown doctor to take over the county's health department, which was rocked by a sexual harassment claim...


Loyola Medicine plans merger with Palos Health  Chicago Tribune

Loyola Medicine and south suburban Palos Health are in talks to merge, the two health care companies announced Monday.


Anti-vaxxers are among the top 'threats to global health' in 2019, WHO declares  Daily Mail

The World Health Organization named 'vaccine hesitancy' as one of the top 10 threats to global health as recent outbreaks of diseases not seen in years have ...


The simple tips to improve your health  BBC News

The list of things we should do to become healthier can seem endless, so we asked experts for their one top tip.


Magpie reared back to health turns on children after being released to wild  The Telegraph

A magpie nursed back to health by a father and daughter has repaid its rescuers by reportedly attacking children after returning to the wild.


Forget weight loss, here's why muscle mass is the key to your health and fitness goals  Netdoctor

Muscle mass can impact a person's strength, energy, mobility, and overall health at all stages of life. So, while weight loss may feel rewarding, here's why it's ...


Healthy diet: Nutritionist reveals burger is better than these health foods  NEWS.com.au

Do you go for the dirty burger, or try and be healthy with a superfood-charged meal instead? Well, you might be surprised to learn than not all “healthy” foods are ...


Health secretary asked to halt £1bn community services tender  Health Service Journal

An MP has asked health secretary Matt Hancock to halt the “potentially disastrous” procurement of community services worth more than £1bn, after claiming the ...


4 things to change the way you look at health and fitness  nwitimes.com

In-school nutrition programs promote healthier eating among middle-school students, and that limits increases of body mass index. That's according to a new ...


SAS Who Dares Wins’ Nathaniel withdrawn from show on mental health grounds one week after he was forced to b  The Sun

Viewers were left shocked last week when Nathaniel was tasked with punching his female rival in a brutal attack.


Kent County Council could step in to run mental health services amid claims not enough young people are getting the treatment they need  Kent Online

A council could take over running mental health services for young people after becoming worried the current NHS *service* is not up to scratch.


Why living in a detached house could be better for health  Telegraph.co.uk

Homeowners living in detached houses may be protected from suffering heart attacks or strokes, a new study suggests. The first study to examine the biological ...


Trump Proposals Could Increase Health Costs for Consumers  The New York Times

President Trump says he wants to reduce drug prices, but some patients could face higher out-of-pocket costs for medicines and other goods and services.


Parker: Health care specialist Copeman moving to Mount Royal West  Calgary Herald

The new development of Mount Royal West by First Capital Asset Management is an attractive addition to the area of 8th Street and 17th Avenue S.W., and the ...


Forgiving and Not Forgiving Can Both Affect Your Health  Psychology Today

Most of us have been hurt in big and small ways. How do you decide whether or not to forgive the other person? And how do you forgive yourself?


HEALTH NOTES: Headset tweaks brain nerve to help struggling dieters  Daily Mail

A trial is under way at the University of Ulster to see if wearing the new £350 device called Modius for an hour a day can help volunteers to slim.


People classified as trans by health-care providers may actually identify as male or female: study  Global News

People who have been classified as transgender or gender diverse by their health-care provider may not actually self-identify as trans, new research has found.


Peter Kay appears in good health as he's spotted for first time in NINE months  Mirror Online

The Bolton-born funnyman was last seen at a charity showing of Car Share in April.


Health time bomb on remote British island where 75 per cent of population are overweight  The Telegraph

The remote British island of St Helena is facing a health time bomb with seven in 10 adults now overweight or obese while half of its young people still smoke ...


Nestlé Skin Health Opens Office in Malaysia  Associated Press

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 21, 2019--Nestlé Skin Health, a global leader focused on enhancing quality of life by delivering ...


Mental health: waiting times to be capped under 10-year NHS plan  The Guardian

New waiting-time targets for mental health treatment and stronger support for young adults with difficulties will be an important part of the government's ...


Health P.E.I. services may be impacted today due to weather  The Guardian

Due to inclement weather and road conditions, the following health services have been impacted: All Public Health Nursing appointments in Prince and Queens ...


Cost of living, expense of hiring workers contribute to health care costs in Colorado, report finds  The Denver Post

Colorado hospitals have come under scrutiny in recent months for the high bills patients face when seeking care at their facilities, with lawmakers aiming to ...


Women community platform SHEROES buys health App Maya  Economic Times

Women-only community platform SHEROES has acquired Bengaluru-based women's health app Maya in an all-stock deal. This platform helps deepen women's ...


No evidence of sugar substitutes' health benefits, finds study  The Guardian

Low-calorie and artificial sweeteners, increasingly added to drinks and food as the industry responds to pressure to cut sugar, may not help people lose weight ...


Clark County health officials confirm 22 cases of measles, new exposure sites identified  KPTV.com

CLARK COUNTY, WA (KPTV) – Clark County health officials on Monday say they have now confirmed 22 cases of the measles, with three additional suspected ...


Soft drinks targeted with graphic images of tooth decay in new health campaign  ABC News

The glamorous marketing of soft drink manufacturers is contrasted with graphic images of decaying teeth, as health groups launch a confronting campaign to ...


The invisible warning signs that predict your future health  BBC News

Artificial intelligence is proving it can spot the warning signs of disease before we even know we are ill ourselves. Could it lead to a new era of healthcare?


3 smart ways Trump can disrupt health care and drive down costs  MarketWatch

Since his winning presidential campaign, Donald Trump has been repeatedly billed as a disrupter. From trade and foreign policy to immigration, Trump has ...


How a comic book character teaches area students important health lessons  Hamilton Journal News

Rox the Fox makes his comic book debut this month bringing his health message to elementary children...


Cigarette advertising before smoking was officially bad for your health  NEWS.com.au

It's difficult to believe that there was a time, not so long ago, when people were led to believe smoking was safe — it could even be 'refreshing' for your lungs.


HMP Woodhill's mental health team was 'fire-fighting', inquest told  BBC News

Mental health staff at a prison where eight inmates took their own lives in two years were "fire-fighting", an inquest hears.


Regional government review could spark public health overhaul: Expert  The London Free Press

Public health units — key building blocks to basic health in Ontario from care for newborns to fighting drug addiction — could be swept up in the new Tory ...


Mental health patients missing GP appointments 'at risk'  BBC News

Mental health patients who miss two or more GP appointments within the space of a year are eight times more likely to die in the subsequent 18 months than ...


Minority take up 'life-saving' free health check  BBC News

Fewer than half of people eligible for a NHS health check in England have taken up the offer, despite it being free to everyone over 40. The routine check can ...


Alphabet’s health watch monitors your heart health, is approved by the FDA  Digital Trends

A health monitoring watch being developed by Verily — an arm of Google parent company Alphabet — has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and ...


Mental health crisis home treatment team cases up 17%  BBC News

The number of referrals to mental health crisis teams in Wales has risen by 17% in the last three years. Crisis Resolution Home Treatment (CRHT) teams help ...


Washington State Senator: Mental health should be Legislature's top priority  MyNorthwest.com

The Washington State Legislature has already tackled a variety of issues in 2019. But when it comes to what should be prioritized, state Senator Hans Zeiger ...


Dorset Mind to launch new mental health group  Bournemouth Echo

MENTAL health charity Dorset Mind has won a £4500 grant to help provide a new support group for women and girls.


N.W.T. gov't reveals plans to address discrimination in health care  CBC.ca

Health and Social Services held a public briefing on its draft Cultural Safety Action Plan Wednesday. It includes a number of goals over the next two years to ...


Public health look for volunteers on radon study  Woodstock Sentinel Review

Southwestern Public Health is looking for volunteers to take part in testing of radon in area homes.


4 Your Health: Cancer's financial toll  KVOA Tucson News

Many people who survive cancer face serious financial struggles. That's according to a new study from the American Cancer Society. It shows cancer survivors ...


Ground-level ozone is still damaging your health  CityMetric

Ground-level ozone is one of six major pollutants regulated nationally under the U.S. Clean Air Act. It is not directly emitted, but instead forms in the atmosphere ...


Boots to pilot selling Microsoft healthcare devices in some pharmacies  Chemist+Druggist

Boots will pilot selling healthcare-related devices powered by Microsoft in a number of stores as part of a deal by its parent company.


Ex-boss of care home later shut down by health bosses to manage renamed facility  Belfast Telegraph

The former manager of Ashbrooke Care Home has been appointed to run the replacement facility.


Holly Willoughby's health secrets are revealed and we're a fan of what she snacks on  Her.ie

Let's face it, when does Holly Willoughby not look fabulous? She's cultivated a reputation for having an amazing sense of style, she always has glowy skin and a ...


How scented candles could be harming the environment and your health  The Independent

They are an essential part of any #selfcare routine, but experts say your love of scented candles could be harming the environment and causing you to breathe ...


Mental health assistance  CTVNews.ca

Two mental health assistance programs are that are offered for free online are being highlighted on Blue Monday. Eric Taschner reports.


Muckamore: Health chief Richard Pengelly 'shocked and appalled'  BBC News

The Department of Health's most senior civil servant has said he was "shocked and appalled" by CCTV footage recorded at Muckamore Abbey Hospital. Richard ...


Barrow Sixth Form to raise money for mental health charity in memory of Jake  NW Evening Mail

SIXTH formers will raise money for a mental health support charity after a student was found dead two days after Christmas.


Opinion: A health care system built for people like me must change to serve everyone better  OregonLive.com

Talitha Saunders and AJ Ikamoto tidy their ambulance at the end of a recent shift. The two work as emergency medical responders in Oregon with American ...


Three health benefits of CHEESE and why you SHOULD include it in your diet  Express

Overindulging in cheese every day is not a healthy diet to follow, especially if you want to cut down on saturated fat. But, the dairy product does contain essential ...


Vaping by young people remains a burning issue among health experts  The Guardian

Despite much debate in UK and US there is still little agreement over how safe e-cigarettes are.


How frigid temperatures could negatively impact your health  WBNG-TV

(WBNG) — Temperatures are dropping in the Southern Tier, which could have a negative impact on your health. Doctors say the frigid weather makes it easier ...


YOUR HEALTH: Why kids just won’t stop vaping despite the risks  WQAD Moline

A study of adolescents shows vaping is still a problem among teens with many not understanding the risks.


Ten threats to global health in 2019  World Health Organization

The world is facing multiple health challenges. These range from outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases like measles and diphtheria, increasing reports of ...


Phillip Schofield health news: This Morning star reveals health secret after six years  Express

PHILLIP SCHOFIELD has opened up on his health secret after keeping it quiet for six years as the This Morning favourite revealed all to fans in an Instagram ...


Prince Philip health: What will happen when the Queen's husband dies?  Express

PRINCE Philip was involved in a serious car accident on Thursday afternoon but fortunately escaped unharmed. So what will happen when the Queen's ...


Why supermarket bargains may be damaging your health  Independent.ie

More than a third of products on special offer in Irish supermarkets are high in fat, sugar or salt according to new research.


Warning that Universal Credit is 'damaging health of Gateshead residents'  Chronicle Live

Central Gateshead and Blaydon were moved onto Universal Credit in October and November 2017 respectively.


Probe launched after young woman dies in mental health unit  Echo

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched after the death of a young woman at an acute mental health unit.


Dr Cathy Stephenson: What your hair says about your health  Stuff.co.nz

Much like our eyes, nails, and mouth, hair can actually provide quite an insight into our general state of health and well-being – not so much a window into the ...


Healthy eating: What is a correct food portion?  BBC News

British Nutrition Foundation launches new "handy" guide to stop people cooking and eating too much.


Public Health England maintains vaping is 95% less harmful than smoking  The Guardian

The government is launching a new campaign to try to convince the UK's smokers that vaping is not as harmful as smoking and a good way to quit, in a bid to ...


Tom Jones health: The Voice UK coach makes ‘very special’ announcement after illness  Express

TOM JONES, a coach on The Voice UK 2019, delighted fans when he confirmed he would be performing at a “world famous” festival later this year.


Staff suspended at Middlesbrough mental health hospital  BBC News

Concerns were raised about the techniques used by healthcare workers to move patients at the unit.


How the government shutdown could affect your health  The Guardian

Key government services like food inspections, health exposure assessments and cash assistance for groceries have been frayed.