The mainstream news is completely hysterical, writes Godders. Yes, there is an overwhelming case for immuno-suppressed persons to self-isolate, especially if such persons have certain co-morbidities. Unsurprisingly, this self-isolating group will also include frail pensioners. All persons in this vulnerable cohort, who ought to self-isolate for the preservation of health, already know that self-isolation is required. However, Read more…
It’s bad enough that males end up as less than half, having started as more, but for the government to ignore them even on the one day of the year specifically to concentrate on them is abysmal.
Contrary to popular opinion, often heard as an excuse not to provide men with better support services, is that men don’t like to talk about their problems. Not so, says a new global report commissioned by Movember.
Over three quarters of men (77%) think that talking is an effective way to deal with problems, and 76% believe that talking openly can have a positive impact on mental health.
Suicide in the USA has risen 33% since 1999, while globally it has seen a 30% reduction.
Lesbian and bisexual women are at increased risk of being overweight or obese compared to heterosexual women, according to research from the University of East Anglia and UCL.
We should all be wary of bias against someone because of whatever choices they make in life, so long as those choices don’t affect us. Yet the move from tolerance of alternate sexuality to promotion of it should be stopped, especially now we know that it is damaging to health.