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Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 10:26

For World Mental Health Day 2019, SHEU offer this preview of a finding from their forthcoming report, Emotional Wellbeing in Young People into 2019, to be released later this year.

Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 13:32

Year 10 students in 6 LAs, 2018

If you are worried or upset, which of these things do you (ever) do? Cut or hurt yourself (myself)

Friday, July 12, 2019 - 11:33

Received this morning:

Thursday, June 27, 2019 - 15:43

One of many things to warm to from Richard Peto's appearance on The Life Scientific (the programme radio with the title odd)...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m0003zth

...was a re-telling of his argument with The Lancet when publishing findings about the beneficial effects of aspirin and other drugs in heart attack patients.  Huge trial, uncontrovertible results, practical implications: great stuff:

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 17:14

Someone told me recently, "men have seven times more grey matter in their brains than women, women have ten times more white matter than men".

I was sure this absolutely startling statement couldn't be true -- and when I checked, it was not -- but I think it could have both accurately remembered and quoted.  The trouble is, the original paper didn't say that, but it had been mangled in some reports (4).

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 13:37

Plymouth Health, Wellbeing and Citizenship Education Conference: 21st. March 2019

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 13:09

Doubtless fabulous, but nothing to do with us.
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