There is more to mental health than has been said

The government is announcing a new plan for enlarging the services offered to mental health patients (http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-40752060┬áHealth: Mental health staff recruitment plan for England). The important discussion should start with an understanding that body and mind are intimately connected, and that keeping one's physical health involves dealing with psychological issues most of the time, and … Continue reading There is more to mental health than has been said

Caring about caregivers who help cancer patients. Why are they imperative to patients and the NHS?

Despite of the progress in the treatment of cancer, we are still dealing with the seriousness of the illness and the aftermath of lives affected directly and indirectly by it. Caregivers, being predominantly women, family members or friends, are unaccounted for as a critical source of support to cancer patients everywhere. They are little noticed. … Continue reading Caring about caregivers who help cancer patients. Why are they imperative to patients and the NHS?