Category list : Anxiety
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“Worried well ‘make themselves sick’,” reports The Daily Telegraph.
Nurses deal with new and challenging situations in their day-to-day practice. Case studies are a way of sharing these experiences and offering possible solutions
What’s stopping you? Being More ConfidentSubscription
’This book will resonate with anyone, from student to senior manager, who doubts their ability or worries that they are not capable or could achieve more with the opportunities that have been presented to them.’
What do you wish for Christmas?Subscription
This Christmas a close friend of mine will be dividing her time between her family and caring for her mother with dementia.
'We must act on anxiety experienced by students'Subscription
As a student at university I have never been a stranger to stress, but it was not until recently that I discovered first-hand the negative effects of the more serious aspects of anxiety.
Breast and prostate cancer patients could cut their risk of dying by walking just one mile a day, it has been suggested.
Vitamin D supplements can reduce chronic painSubscription
Vitamin D supplements can improve the symptoms of a debilitating chronic pain disorder that affects around one in 25 people, mostly women.
After a trauma such as coming close to death, intensive care patients may develop post-traumatic stress disorder. A small pilot study shows benefits of eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing therapy. This article comes with a handout for a journal club discussion
Psychological treatments may be effective in treating symptoms of anxiety and depression that are associated with dementia
Tailoring cancer support to patients' needsSubscription
Hospital-based support groups are unable to meet the diverse needs of patients with cancer, and are being phased out in favour of more individualised support