Tag Archives: mental illness

World Mental Health Day “is a great opportunity”

Depression and anxiety affects a large majority of people

This Saturday October 10 is World Mental Health Day. Statistics show that one in four British adults will experience at least one mental health problem in any one year.

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Opinion: Support our mental health campaign

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This week Lincoln Labour Students launched a campaign, ‘REVISE’, in order to introduce awareness of mental issues, reduce stigma, and improve services for mental health conditions both nationally and on campus, writes¬†Karman Hussain, a member of Lincoln Labour Students.

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OCD Week to raise much needed awareness

New findings from the World Health Organisation show OCD should be taken seriously  | Photo: Anneka James

OCD week, which ran from the 6th-13th of February, aimed to raise awareness of this misunderstood condition, often socially stigmatised.

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