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Archive for June 2018

‘Crazy or Wise?’

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We posted some time ago about the labelling effect of diagnosis and how diagnosis helps some but not others. The film Crazywise is a documentary that ‘explores what can be learned from people around the world who have turned their psychological crisis into a positive transformative experience’. […]

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A Diabetic Diagnosis

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It’s Men’s Health Week and Diabetes Awareness Week so let’s hear from our Director, Roy Langmaid, on how diabetes affected him not only physically, but emotionally… In Men’s Health week, I want to tell you about my Diabetes. I was diagnosed with Type 2 Diabetes about six […]

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It’s National Volunteers Week!

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To celebrate National Volunteers Week, our Founder, Nicky Forsythe, wanted to share a message for all the incredible volunteers who have helped Talk for Health grow. We wouldn’t have been able to make it to our 10th anniversary without our community volunteering their time and efforts to […]

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How do you cope with Stress at Work?

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You may or may not be surprised to hear the Mental Health Foundation discovered that¬†‘over the past year, almost three quarters (74%) of people have at some point felt so stressed that they felt overwhelmed or unable to cope’. Imagine how much of this stress might be […]

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