Psychological Investigation


Psychological, neuropsychological, and electrocortical effects of mixed mold exposureNEUROTOXICITY can cause irreversible nervous system damage related to cell death or permanent alterations of cell structure and receptor sensitivity.

Heart of the matter

Heart of the matter: an existential investigation uncovers a lot of hot airAccording to the gospel of Spinal Tap, there's a very thin line between clever and stupid. To this inarguable truism, I would add that there's an equally thin line between clever and clever dick.


Violence: incidence and frequency of physical and psychological assaults affecting mental health providers in GeorgiaIT HAS BEEN KNOWN FOR SOME TIME that mental health professionals are not immune from physical and psychological trauma and its potential sequelae (Jayaratne, Vinokur-Kaplan, Nagda.

Rehabilitation of a Patient

Rehabilitation of a Patient with Functional Instability Associated with Failed Back Surgery, TheObjective: A report of a case of a low-tech non-dynamometric functional exercise program in the rehabilitation of a functionally unstable lower back, associated with failed back surgery.

Erectile dysfunction after

Erectile dysfunction after fracture of the pelvisMale sexual dysfunction after fracture of the pelvis is more common than previously supposed with rates as high as 30% reported when the complaint is specifically sought. With the increase in survival from major injuries.


BBC News - Health

BBC News - Health

New cancer machine treats first patient in UK

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 18:05:25 GMT

A pioneering new machine allows doctors to see tumours as they administer radiotherapy to them.

'I've performed 23,000 post-mortems'

Tue, 18 Sep 2018 00:10:37 GMT

Dr Richard Shepherd has examined evidence from 9/11 and 7/7 terror attacks, and the death of Stephen Lawrence.

Why is IVF so popular in Denmark?

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 23:51:05 GMT

It has the biggest proportion of babies born through assisted reproductive technology in the world.

How can you get enough iron from your diet?

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 23:19:43 GMT

How can you ensure you're getting the iron you need from your food, without eating too much red meat?

Contaminated blood scandal inquiry is 'too little, too late'

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 02:39:10 GMT

Barbara's husband was a victim of the contaminated blood scandal that left nearly 3,000 people dead.

Obesity 'to be linked to more female cancers' than smoking

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:39:54 GMT

Cancer Research UK predicts excess weight will be linked to more cancers in women than tobacco in 25 years.

'We're in love but never have sex'

Thu, 20 Sep 2018 00:48:38 GMT

A survey of 2,000 Mumsnet and Gransnet users finds 29% have had sex fewer than 10 times in the past year.

London knife crime: Can Chicago's model cure the violence?

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 01:00:14 GMT

London is following Chicago's lead in tackling violent crime like it is an infectious disease.

Why I'm happy 'living flat' after breast cancer

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 23:10:01 GMT

Juliet, who blogs about her recovery from cancer, explains why she didnít want breast reconstruction after her mastectomy.

Electrical implant helps paralysed people to walk again

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 19:46:07 GMT

Three paralysed patients are able to walk after an electrical patch is fitted to their spinal cords.

Gene editing wipes out mosquitoes in the lab

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 15:57:14 GMT

Researchers have used gene editing to completely eliminate populations of mosquitoes in the lab.

'Spinal implant helped me walk again'

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 18:05:43 GMT

Kelly Thomas learned to walk again after doctors attached an electrical patch to her spinal cord.

Cruise ship rescue: How to survive for 10 hours in the water

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:35:54 GMT

Warm water, a calm head and being a woman can all work in your favour.

Is being vegan better for the environment?

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 14:20:19 GMT

An increasing number of people are choosing the plant-based diet.

Laxative sales may be restricted under government review

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 11:51:50 GMT

The government is considering action amid fears they are being abused by people with eating disorders.

Stalled Royal Liverpool Hospital to be publicly funded

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 20:07:44 GMT

Work on the Royal Liverpool Hospital stopped following the collapse of construction giant Carillion.

Contaminated blood scandal: Inquiry 'must uncover truth'

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 16:41:16 GMT

Inquiry hears emotional testimonies by people caught up in the "worst-ever NHS treatment disaster".

Will 'Modicare' be a success in India?

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 09:15:12 GMT

India has launched its new flagship health insurance scheme, dubbed "Modicare".

Mental health: Five hour journey for anorexia help

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:51:29 GMT

One teenage girl has to travel five hours to London to get treatment for anorexia due to a lack of Welsh services.

How to help a friend who's struggling with mental health

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:46:32 GMT

Mental health nurse Laura Nuttall says encouraging them to see a GP is a "great stepping stone".

King's Lynn QE Hospital may suspend some surgery

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 00:38:59 GMT

The hospital was placed in special measures by inspectors who said patients were discharged too soon.

Life as a medical photographer at Addenbrooke's Hospital

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 23:44:05 GMT

See what life is like as a medical photographer at a city hospital.

Life as a young dementia carer

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 14:38:19 GMT

Krastan Antonov, 24, wants to remain working as a carer despite better paid jobs being available.

NHS to save 'hundreds of millions' in landmark drug ruling in England

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 10:05:09 GMT

Two drug companies were trying to stop doctors offering a cheaper eye treatment.

Making sure you get the right type of calorie

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 10:01:12 GMT

Meet the latest dietary idea being used in the battle against the bulge - the "quality" calorie.

Dentists call for pudding and sweet soft drinks ban in schools

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:30:30 GMT

Dentists are asking the Scottish government for a "bolder approach" on healthy food choices in schools.

Life expectancy progress in UK 'stops for first time'

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 11:36:13 GMT

Improvements have ground to a halt for the first time since records began, in 1982, ONS data shows.

Crowdfunded cancer treatments - do they work?

Fri, 14 Sep 2018 07:50:50 GMT

Experts are concerned vulnerable patients are being exploited.

Making Australia care about 'silent epidemic'

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:05:30 GMT

Syl Freedman's petition for an endometriosis drug went viral - then she helped to change policy.

EpiPen shortage 'worrying' for people with allergies

Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:56:19 GMT

Limited supplies have meant long waits for some people to get the potentially life-saving drug.

Women harassed after seeking sperm donors online

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:13:38 GMT

One woman says a potential donor turned out to be married and had undergone a vasectomy.

Changing the lives of people with dementia

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:32:14 GMT

Confronting the stigma and isolation people with dementia face in some communities around the world.

Child mental health: Camhs 'not fit for purpose'

Sun, 23 Sep 2018 23:10:22 GMT

Families say children have to be suicidal before they receive help.

'I gave birth, and got Hepatitis C'

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 00:44:12 GMT

When Jackie Britton was given a blood transfusion during childbirth, it could have killed her.