Category Archives: Mind Body Spirit

Effects of psychedelic DMT ‘similar to near-death experiences’

Near-death experiences are caused by changes in how the brain operates, say researchers.The post Effects of psychedelic DMT ‘similar to near-death experiences’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Cystic fibrosis boy, 8, urges firm to lower Orkambi drug price

Luis Walker, 8, wrote to Vertex Pharmaceuticals saying Orkambi would make him “feel much better”.The post Cystic fibrosis boy, 8, urges firm to lower Orkambi drug price appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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The radio ‘saved my little girl’s life’

A large trial in Burkina Faso suggests listening to the radio could improve child health.The post The radio ‘saved my little girl’s life’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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The radio ‘saved my little girl’s life’

A large trial in Burkina Faso suggests listening to the radio could improve child health.The post The radio ‘saved my little girl’s life’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Women ‘need to know egg freezing risk’

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists warns about low success rates and high costs.The post Women ‘need to know egg freezing risk’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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No going back in Argentina’s abortion debate

The BBC’s Katy Watson speaks to supporters and opponents of the abortion bill ahead of a key vote.The post No going back in Argentina’s abortion debate appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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UK among worst for life expectancy rises

Increases to life expectancy in the UK have stalled since 2011, data from the ONS reveals.The post UK among worst for life expectancy rises appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Women doctors ‘best for female heart patients’

Heart attack patients are more likely to survive if they are treated by a female doctor, a study suggests.The post Women doctors ‘best for female heart patients’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Safety concerns over websites selling prescription drugs

A Panorama investigation reveals safety concerns relating to some websites selling prescription drugs.The post Safety concerns over websites selling prescription drugs appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Vaginal thrush ‘a growing problem worldwide’

Three out of four women develop thrush at least once and 6% suffer repeatedly, scientists say.The post Vaginal thrush ‘a growing problem worldwide’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Bees living on top of a London mosque

There are 400,000 bees living on the roof of the East London Mosque in Whitechapel.The post Bees living on top of a London mosque appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Muckamore Hospital: Five patients assaulted by staff

Muckamore Abbey Hospital provides care to adults with intellectual disabilities and mental health issues.The post Muckamore Hospital: Five patients assaulted by staff appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Wales GP out-of-hours crisis figures revealed

Thousands of hours of GP shifts are unfilled at weekends and in the evenings, figures reveal.The post Wales GP out-of-hours crisis figures revealed appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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England abortion pill rules ‘out of step’

Women should be able to take the pills at home, as they can in Scotland and Wales, experts say.The post England abortion pill rules ‘out of step’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Court backs agreed end-of-life decisions

Legal permission will no longer be needed to end care for patients in a permanent vegetative state.The post Court backs agreed end-of-life decisions appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Trying to conquer my fear of flying

5 Live listener Jo tries to overcome her fear of flying on a special course, which includes a 30 min flight. But will she be able to do it?The post Trying to conquer my fear of flying appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Kidney wait boy Ethan Matthews ‘in pain for three years’

Ethan was 11 when he was told his kidney needed to be removed – but he faced “unacceptable delays”.The post Kidney wait boy Ethan Matthews ‘in pain for three years’ appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Older mothers: Brigitte Nielsen baby at 54 sparks debate

The numbers of older mothers are growing, but what are the health risks?The post Older mothers: Brigitte Nielsen baby at 54 sparks debate appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Cannabis-derived medicines: What you need to know

UK doctors will be able to legally prescribe medicinal cannabis to patients from the autumn.The post Cannabis-derived medicines: What you need to know appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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Meet the NHS duo keeping the elderly safe at home.

An NHS scheme in Burnley aims to keep people safe at home and reduce hospital admissions.The post Meet the NHS duo keeping the elderly safe at home. appeared first on Education – Career – Word Games – Distance learning.
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