Healthcare standards body has released urgent new guidelines
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Monday 18 March 2013
Do you cheer yourself up by trawling through your old photos on Facebook?
Friday 08 March 2013
Glyndebourne’s education department has always been the brand-leader in community opera, and this time composer Orlando Gough, librettist Stephen Plaice, and director Susannah Waters have hit on an unusually topical idea.
Wednesday 27 February 2013
New diagnoses rose to nearly 21,000 in 2011 - a 25 per cent leap in one year
Labour says Michael Gove aide should resign if he breached code through implying journalist needed therapy
Thursday 21 February 2013
Labour today said a controversial adviser to Education Secretary Michael Gove should resign if - as appeared to be the case - he was in breach of his profession's Code of Conduct by implying that a journalist required therapy.
Sunday 17 February 2013
Language is very telling of attitudes - would it be the same talking about medication for high blood pressure?
Thursday 31 January 2013
Franz Kafka’s idea about the correct relationship of reading to happiness would not have found favour in today’s NHS.
Tuesday 29 January 2013
Gender reassignment isn't something to take lightly, it is a necessity. And a life change I know I will be judged for
Children can 'grow out of' autism, psychologists say, challenging the established view that it is a permanent, incurable condition
Tuesday 15 January 2013
Identifying transition from 'autistic' to functioning like their peers could lead to effective therapies
Last night's viewing - Numb: Simon Amstell Live at the BBC, BBC4; Climbed Every Mountain: The Story Behind The Sound of Music, BBC2
Tuesday 01 January 2013
Is self-consciousness contagious? When I started watching Numb: Simon Amstell Live at the BBC I was feeling pretty relaxed. But by the end I was almost as knotted with anxieties as he is. How would he feel if I criticised his voice, for example? He can't do anything about it, after all – that high-pitched, thready delivery which sits just a tweak away from a whine. And I know that he's self-conscious about it because he mentioned it during the routine.
Saturday 29 December 2012
It's still the best thing David Mitchell and Robert Webb have ever been involved in and it's probably, along with Father Ted, Channel 4's funniest sitcom.
Thursday 13 December 2012
There is no strong evidence to back the use of cannabis extract in the treatment of multiple sclerosis (MS), it was claimed.
- 1 Italian court annuls prison sentence for elderly paedophile after 11-year-old victim tells investigators in Catanzaro that she loves him
- 3 Woman who miscarried in private prison 'made to clean up after herself,' court told
- 4 Physicists discover 'clearest evidence yet' that the Universe is a hologram
- 5 Fox News presenter tells viewers it is a 'fact' that both Jesus and Santa Claus are white