Lindsay van Dijk is the first humanist lead chaplain in the NHS.
Journalist and podcaster Bryony Gordon tells Today why we should avoid saying “commit” when talking about suicide as language can be “incredibly powerful.” She is one of over 130 broadcasters, actors, politicians and writers who have signed a letter to the media to report on suicide responsibly. Source link Facebook Twitter Google+ Pinterest LinkedIn
Image caption The five most frequent emergency callers were admitted to hospital 169 times in 12 months Ambulances and emergency response vehicles were deployed more than 1,500 times to five patients in 12 months, the BBC has learned. A total of 8,303 emergency calls were made by the five most frequent UK callers. An NHS […]
Image copyright Getty Images Are you someone in middle age who keeps putting off that planned health kick for another day? If so, a couple of new studies may give you a sense of urgency. One paper found that elevated blood pressure in middle age increases the risk of dementia, while another says being frail […]