Behaviours & Additions

24th February 2022

New report urges government to take stronger action on major health risk factors in upcoming white paper

A new report calls for the government to take stronger action to tackle the leading risk factors for ill health following years of slow, uneven and […]
24th May 2021

Sailaday OK – Recovery from addictions through marine-based psychotherapy

Richard Lannowe Hall shares incredible lifechanging insights in his new book Sailaday OK. The book sets out what motivated Richard to start up the groundbreaking adventure […]
20th January 2021

UK’s first ‘feel good’ alcohol-free beer launched

The UK’s first ‘feel-good’ alcohol-free beer has been launched by drinks startup entrepreneur Mark Wong and his team of plant scientists. Frustrated with alcohol-free alternatives that […]
18th January 2021

Phase II study of MDMA as a treatment for alcohol use disorder

Awakn Life Sciences selects PRA Health Sciences as CRO for Phase II study of MDMA as a treatment for alcohol use disorder Preparation for Phase II […]
12th March 2020

Smokers more at risk from coronavirus complications

Deborah Arnott Chief Executive of public health charity ASH echoed the CMO’s advice:  “Smokers are more likely to get respiratory infections and twice as likely to […]
23rd January 2020

Breaking bad habits for good in 2020

Cheryl Lythgoe is Head Matron at Benenden Health, the non-for-profit affordable healthcare provider, committed to improving the nation’s health. Here, she provides tips on how to […]
16th January 2020

Does exclusion help with disruptive behaviours

Disruptive, unacceptable behaviour. It happens in schools all over the UK. And one of the ways to tackle this is with exclusion… Whilst many consider this […]
25th November 2019

Stop smoking during pregnancy

We understand that you’re not trying to read another article that tells you all of the bad aspects that come with your need to stop smoking. […]
29th October 2019

Addiction stigma rife as 1 in 3 people believe addicts ‘brought it on themselves’

A new survey has revealed the extent of addiction stigma in 2019 – the year that saw record numbers of drugs deaths across the UK. The […]