Mental Health Round-up: SAD, invisible illnesses & speaking out

First things first, I know, I know, the Mental Health Round-up went a bit AWOL there for a few months, didn’t it? I can only offer this post as my reason – Circles – and leave it there. Blogging’s taken a back seat now, as I attempt to work out how to properly deal with Stuff…

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Mental Health Round-up: Suicide, Rape & Stigma

It appears that Spring has most definitely sprung upon us with actual sunshine and everything. As I’m recovering from my Easter egg hangover, I’ve been in the garden willing all of those little vitamin D’s to jump into my skin while I wait another few agonising weeks for my meds to be changed over. My only…

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Mental Health Round-up: PND, PP & Self Harm Awareness

Well hello you, nice to see you here. Pull up a pew and a mug of something of highly caffeinated, I may even share my biscuit stash with you, just make sure the kids aren’t looking. In the spirit of sharing, I’m including a post of my own – If You’re Still Here, essentially a…

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Good Reads: Spooky science & mental patient costumes

You’re feeling it, aren’t you? The switch has been flipped from summer to winter and as the temperature of the British thermostat drops to meet winter standards there are a couple of blissful weeks where the leaves fall like post-wedding confetti bringing chaos to commuters on train lines and joy to dog walkers and small…

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Health Round-up: The NHS and raising awareness

We start this week with some pretty big health-related news. New NHS guidelines are recommending more access to the most effective fertility treatments for those who need them. It was plastered all over the news yesterday morning – did you see it? And what do you think of the proposals? I’m looking forward to reading…

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