Progress RSS Feed All the latest news directly from Progress. en-gb Progress RSS Feed Diagnosis/logo.gif 128 50 Every MInd Matters Every Mind Matters is here to help you manage and maintain your mental health, as good mental health makes such a difference. It helps us to relax more, achieve more and enjoy our lives more. Mon, 14 Oct 2019 08:10:00 GMT weblogItem120268 World Mental Health Day This year World Mental Health Day has a focus on suicide prevention Thu, 10 Oct 2019 08:10:00 GMT weblogItem120267 RCN Ballot Over Strike Action in Northern Ireland The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) is to start balloting members on industrial and strike action over staffing and pay in Northern Ireland. Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:10:00 GMT weblogItem120266 Govt Funding Promises Conservative Conference Promises on mental health Fri, 04 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT weblogItem120090 No Deal Brexit NHS Risk A no-deal Brexit presents risks to the NHS and care homes despite extensive government planning, a watchdog says (Nick Triggle BBC News Wed, 02 Oct 2019 07:00:00 GMT weblogItem120089 More Than My Past People can be more than their past. Let's tackle stigma towards ex-offenders and people in recovery from addiction. Mon, 30 Sep 2019 07:00:00 GMT weblogItem120088 Teenage Cannabis Use Linked to Depression 'Teen cannabis use is to blame for 60,000 people suffering depression in the UK,' reports The Sun. Wed, 18 Sep 2019 09:00:00 GMT weblogItem119896 Services Must Include Dual Diagnosis Mental health: 'Services must include dual diagnoses' By Marie-Louise Connolly BBC News NI Health Correspondent Mon, 16 Sep 2019 07:09:00 GMT weblogItem119724 Young Troops Lacking Mental Health Support? The armed forces charity, Ssafa says some young recruits aren't getting the help they need for their mental health.(BBC Health News) Fri, 13 Sep 2019 07:09:00 GMT weblogItem119723 Selling Drugs in the Age of Social Media In this report, Volteface aims to bridge the gap in understanding of how social media is being used as a marketplace for illicit drugs and the impact this is having on young people – social media's primary user group. Written by Liz McCulloch and Scarlett Furlong. Wed, 11 Sep 2019 09:00:00 GMT weblogItem119776 World Suicide Prevention Day Take a MInute Tue, 10 Sep 2019 07:09:00 GMT weblogItem119726 Pregnancy Stress and Personality Disorder The children of women who experience severe stress when pregnant are nearly 10 times more likely to develop a personality disorder by the age of 30, a study suggests according to BBC Health News. Fri, 06 Sep 2019 16:09:00 GMT weblogItem119722 Chlamydia Infection Vaccine A vaccine to protect people against the common sexually transmitted infection chlamydia has passed initial safety tests. Wed, 21 Aug 2019 07:08:00 GMT weblogItem119342 Social Media Use Impacts Using social media isn't directly harming teenagers - but it can reduce the time they spend on healthy activities, such as sleeping and exercising, a study suggests. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:08:00 GMT weblogItem119341 Should Drug Testing be at festivals? THE HSE HAS started discussions with organisations that could provide drug-testing at Irish festivals. Fri, 16 Aug 2019 07:08:00 GMT weblogItem119340 Drug Poisoning Deaths Middle-aged generation most likely to die by suicide and drug poisoning Wed, 14 Aug 2019 13:08:00 GMT weblogItem119339 Graduates Need Mental Health Support Graduates 'need mental health support' Mon, 29 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT weblogItem119066 Music Sedation Pre-Operative Listening to the 'world's most relaxing song' before an operation could be just as good at calming patients' nerves as medication, US researchers say. Fri, 26 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT weblogItem119065 Man Finds Amputation Picture on Cigarettes 60-year-old man in eastern France says he was stunned to discover that a picture of his amputated leg had been used on cigarette packets, as a warning against smoking, without his consent. (BBC News) Wed, 24 Jul 2019 07:00:00 GMT weblogItem119064 THC Vape Warning Synthetic cannabinoids (SCRA) mis-sold as 'THC vape'/ 'cannabis oil'/ 'THC vape pens', briefing for professionals . Mon, 22 Jul 2019 07:07:00 GMT weblogItem119016