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

BBC News - Health

Are weight-loss injections the answer to obesity?

Sun, 19 Mar 2023 00:52:45 GMT

The appeal is clear - but should we be turning to appetite-suppressing injections?

Strictly's Amy to tell cancer story in documentary

Wed, 12 Jun 2024 00:41:53 GMT

Dancer Amy Dowden was diagnosed after finding a lump on her breast the night before her honeymoon.

How 175 British children were infected with HIV

Thu, 06 Oct 2022 00:23:44 GMT

Families of some of those affected are giving evidence at a public inquiry into the treatment disaster.

Can health secretary name NHS trusts performing well?

Thu, 11 Apr 2024 09:09:11 GMT

Victoria Atkins is challenged to name some health trusts meeting their targets to cut waiting lists.

'I started drinking aged 11 and couldn't stop'

Mon, 17 Jun 2024 00:37:09 GMT

Chloe Ward says she lost a decade of her life to alcohol but is now determined to stay sober.

What is pregabalin and why can it be dangerous?

Thu, 21 Mar 2024 14:09:52 GMT

The prescription drug has been linked to a number of deaths in the UK and around the world.

'Blood compensation comes too late for my husband'

Tue, 21 May 2024 12:10:43 GMT

The government announced what it calls a "comprehensive" compensation scheme on Tuesday.

What is the law on assisted suicide and euthanasia?

Tue, 04 Jun 2024 14:52:25 GMT

Many countries have legalised assisted dying, assisted suicide or euthanasia, which are different.

Infected blood inquiry: Five things we have learned

Fri, 03 Feb 2023 15:34:45 GMT

An inquiry into the "worst treatment disaster in NHS history" hears its final evidence.

Sunak reveals he fasts at beginning of the week

Mon, 29 Jan 2024 12:37:18 GMT

The PM says he tries to fast at the start of the week so he can indulge in his “weakness for sugary things” on other days.

I lost mum, dad and sister to HIV in blood scandal

Mon, 13 May 2024 04:45:05 GMT

Families torn apart by the infected blood scandal break their silence to BBC Panorama.

The town struggling to see a doctor

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 05:43:23 GMT

The difficulties faced by patients trying to access NHS care in Telford reflects UK-wide problems.

'An abuse by people supposedly there to care'

Mon, 20 May 2024 18:26:15 GMT

Victims of the scandal said they had been "gaslit for generations" and felt "vindicated" by the report.

Supermarket sandwiches linked to E. coli outbreak

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 20:04:07 GMT

Retailers are removing at least 56 types of sandwiches, wraps and salad from UK supermarket shelves.

What is the infected blood scandal and will there be compensation?

Tue, 21 May 2024 15:33:02 GMT

Thousands were infected with HIV and hepatitis C, in the worst treatment disaster in NHS history.

'I embrace my alopecia, but I’d love my old hair back’

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 23:36:30 GMT

People living with alopecia could have access to treatment on the NHS in Scotland for the first time.

Wrap sold in WH Smith recalled over E. coli fears

Mon, 17 Jun 2024 06:49:43 GMT

Manufacturer THIS! is recalling one of its products because of possible contamination with E. coli.

Five surprisingly simple ways to optimise your diet

Fri, 03 May 2024 12:53:30 GMT

Here's five tips for better eating from BBC Ideas

Silent Men film asks why so many still struggle to open up

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 01:30:31 GMT

Scottish filmmaker Duncan Cowles set out to ask why men tend to bottle up their emotions.

O-type blood donors needed after London cyber-attack

Mon, 10 Jun 2024 14:53:17 GMT

The NHS says last week's cyber-attack means blood cannot be sorted at the same frequency.

NHS computer issues linked to patient harm

Thu, 30 May 2024 00:45:00 GMT

IT failures have been linked to the deaths of three patients and more than 100 cases of serious harm.

I felt like I was getting electric shocks - then found out it was cancer

Tue, 18 Jun 2024 05:23:52 GMT

Nurse Carol McGachie said she felt like she had been plugged into the mains every night.

Ongoing disruption as junior doctors walkout continues

Fri, 07 Jun 2024 08:44:22 GMT

The trust anticipates "minimal problems" launching a new IT system on the day junior doctors strike.

Why are we so ill? The working-age health crisis

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 08:52:38 GMT

The number of under 65s struggling with poor health is rising - and it's a threat to the economy.

Women better at sport during period, study suggests

Wed, 05 Jun 2024 15:54:46 GMT

It could explain why women playing contact sports appear injury prone between ovulation and menstruation.

'There are loads of people that vape at school'

Mon, 29 Jan 2024 14:54:43 GMT

A group of teenagers in Fife have been making a documentary about the impact of disposable vapes.

Melanoma skin cancer cases rising in UK

Sun, 26 May 2024 23:40:31 GMT

The biggest increase is among the over 80s, with a marked rise in cases in adults aged 25-49.

Tiger mosquitoes behind dengue fever rise in Europe

Wed, 12 Jun 2024 00:23:16 GMT

Concerning rise in dengue fever cases as climate change pushes mosquitoes further north, warn experts.

Tick attack: BBC hunts for tiny bloodsuckers as diseases rise

Sat, 08 Jun 2024 11:28:59 GMT

A closer look at the tiny, disease-carrying pests that are becoming more common in the UK.

Will the new Parliament pass the smoking bill?

Tue, 04 Jun 2024 14:41:55 GMT

The smoking bill was not passed before Parliament was dissolved ahead of the general election.

England's hospital waiting lists rise to 7.57m

Thu, 13 Jun 2024 09:00:51 GMT

Jump in England comes after ministers claimed the NHS backlog had started to come down.

Infected blood victims could get £2m compensation

Tue, 21 May 2024 15:32:17 GMT

Government unveils package after final report of public inquiry into scandal published on Monday.

What we know about Kate's cancer treatment

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 17:00:26 GMT

The Princess of Wales continues on preventative chemotherapy with "good and bad days".

Children used as 'guinea pigs' in clinical trials

Thu, 18 Apr 2024 21:00:43 GMT

They were given infected blood products in trials without their knowledge, the BBC has found.

Balding at 16 and unable to look in the mirror

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 05:27:27 GMT

Poppie Davies wore a wig and talked about how isolated she felt with the condition.

UK Covid inquiry comes to Scotland… in 90 seconds

Tue, 16 Jan 2024 11:51:26 GMT

The BBC's Kirsten Campbell outlines what can be expected during three weeks of evidence held in Edinburgh.

How much do junior doctors really get paid?

Fri, 11 Aug 2023 12:51:17 GMT

The BBC asked two junior doctors in England to show us their payslips and reveal their salaries.

Top doctor alarmed by weight-loss drug misuse

Fri, 14 Jun 2024 12:31:46 GMT

The drugs should not be used as "a quick fix" to get "beach-body ready" this summer, NHS England's medical director said.

More sick kids go private as others face NHS waits

Tue, 18 Jun 2024 05:01:39 GMT

England's NHS trusts warn children are the “forgotten generation” in the race to cut waiting lists.