Kylie Jenner opens up about her mental health in candid Instagram post

Im proud of myself, my heart, and my strength. growing up in the light with a million eyes on you just isnt normal. Ive lost friends along the way and Ive lost myself too sometimes. my first tattoo was sanity to remind myself everyday to keep it. Ive struggled with anxiety my whole young adult life and after my baby i dealt with all the internal ups and downs. I felt like i had to find myself completely again. I keep a whole lot to myself but just wanted to share and let you know Im human. my life is not perfect and what you see here on social media is just the surface. be gentle with yourself, move on, …

Kate Nash: ’40-year-old men were hanging out with me, happy to profit, not concerned about my health’

Overnight fame in the late-noughties led Nash to a nervous breakdown and bankruptcy. Now, with a documentary capturing that harrowing time and a new career as an actor, she talks about the dangers young musicians face Late in 2017, an Foundations and went on to win best British female at the Brits. The article explained: She was the cute vintage-dress-wearing girl we all wanted to be back in 2007. Presumably these days shes wearing baggy jumpers and DMs, but who knows? The article touched a nerve with Nash. Not long before it was published, she had been having a teeth-gnashing, snot-in-the-hair breakdown in Death Valley, California. Dropped by her label, in dispute with her manager, she was left bankrupt, broken, …

Ebola outbreak in Congo is a public health emergency of international concern, WHO says

(CNN)The ongoing Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo now constitutes a public health emergency of international concern, the World Health Organization announced on Wednesday. The facts about Ebola The WHO International Health Regulations’ Emergency Committee for Ebola Viral Disease in Congo convened at the organization’s world headquarters in Geneva on Wednesday to discuss whether or not the outbreak constitutes international concern. “The fight is ongoing for a full year now,” Robert Steffen, chairman of the committee, said during a press conference on Wednesday. The meeting was the fourth time the committee has convened to review the outbreak. In a deliberation on Friday, it was decided that the outbreak does not constitute a public health emergency of international concern. …

Child mental health unit referrals ‘up nearly 50%’

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionOne primary school teacher: “We cry together over what we hear children say”. Referrals to child mental health units from UK primary schools for pupils aged 11 and under have risen by nearly 50% in three years, the BBC has learned. Replies to Freedom of Information (FOI) requests from 46 health trusts indicate they rose from 21,125 to 31,531. Seven trusts said they had rejected an individual pupil for treatment at least five times over the last four years. The government says it is “determined to improve mental health support”. Pupils had also spent more than a year on a waiting list for mental health services at 12 different trusts. Image caption …

Netflix Deletes ’13 Reasons Why’ Suicide Scene After Criticism From Mental Health Experts

The show, based on a book of the same name, depicts the suicide of the protagonist in the last episode of season 1, with a scene of the youth Hannah slitting her wrists in a bathtub. While critically acclaimed, the show has drawn criticism from groups including the Parents Television Council (PTC), which claims the show glorifies teen suicide. “Netflix has finally acknowledged the harmful impact that explicit content, such as the graphic suicide scene in 13 Reasons Why, is capable of inflicting on children.” Suicides by young Americans rose by almost a third in the month following the 2017 streaming debut of the popular Netflix television series, The National Institutes of Health-supported (NIH) study found a 28.9 percent increase …

Does 5G pose health risks?

These waves travel shorter distances through urban spaces, so 5G networks require more transmitter masts than previous technologies, positioned closer to ground level. Radio waves are non-ionising The radio wave band – used for mobile phone networks – is non-ionising, “which means it lacks sufficient energy to break apart DNA and cause cellular damage,” says David Robert Grimes, physicist and cancer researcher. Higher up the electromagnetic spectrum, well beyond those frequencies used by mobile phones, there are clear health risks from extended exposure. The sun’s ultra-violet rays fall within this harmful category, and can lead to skin cancers. There are strict advisory limits for exposure to even higher energy radiation levels such as medical x-rays and gamma rays, which can …

Cars-as-a-service, Alibaba and ridehailing, mental health, and the future of financial services

The future of car ownership: Cars-as-a-service It’s Mobility Day at TechCrunch, and we’re hosting our Sessions event today in beautiful San Jose. That’s why we have a couple of related pieces on mobility at Extra Crunch. First, our automotive editor Matt Burns is back with part two of his market map and analysis of the changing nature of how consumers are buying cars these days. Part one looked at how startups like Carvana, Shift, Vroom, and others are trying to disrupt the car dealership’s monopoly on auto sales in the United States. Now, Burns takes a look at how startups like Fair and premium automakers like Mercedes are disrupting the very notion of owning a car in the first place. …

Army rejects call for mental health checks

Both men were serving with the 2nd Battalion The Rifles and had previously been in active service in Afghanistan. They were based at Abercorn Barracks in Ballykinler, County Down, when they died. Image copyright PA Media Emma Norton, solicitor for the two soldiers’ families and head of legal casework for Liberty, said there was still “a very serious problem” within the forces. “The families are really devastated, not only at the way in which the MoD conducted itself during this inquest towards them; they are also very saddened by the response of the head of the Army to the coroner’s perfectly reasonable recommendation.” Carol Mitchell, the mother of Rifleman Mitchell, added: “The only person that can keep your son safe …

Gwyneth Paltrow Called ‘A F**king Extortionist’ After Her Pricey Health Summit Leaves Goopers Unimpressed! – Perez Hilton

According to reports, attendees of the star’s summit are steamed after they paid $5,700 to attend — only to be subjected to a weekend of Goop sales pitches and a lack of personal time with Gwynny. summit panned out, she sent a “GP [what the Goop community calls Paltrow] is a f **king extortionist.” Yikes! The unnecessary costs, for starters. Attendees were reportedly urged to book rooms through the lifestyle site at $1,300 forTo be fair, the Goop rooms were suites with a gluten-free (obviously) breakfast included. However, the rest of the festivities apparently left much to be desired.  She Still, some devotees were disappointed by did the minimum””and skipped out on some of the events, claiming: Never meet your heroes, we …

Health trust apologises for ‘serious failings’

‘Limited chances’ She said the patient’s limited chances of survival from her illness, liver disease, were dependent on her receiving timely and appropriate care. In a statement to BBC News NI, the NHSCT said the patient’s treatment had fallen short of the accepted standard. “We have apologised unreservedly to the family of the patient that the treatment and care she received fell short of the standard that we strive to achieve,” it said. “We have identified and taken on board the learning from this case and this will continue to be reflected in practice going forward.” Related Topics Coleraine NHS Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Health boards get 1.7m to cut child obesity

Weight management It has said it wants to ensure that children in all areas have equal access to help in achieving a healthy lifestyle. Public health minister Joe FitzPatrick said: “We want children and families to have access to the appropriate support to achieve as healthy a weight as possible, no matter where they live. “We are committed to supporting local partners across health and local government to develop ambitious and effective plans to prevent and reduce childhood obesity. Weight management services will be a vital component of effective action.” Aim to cut Scots child obesity by half before 2030 More Scots are obese than smoke says Cancer Research UK Obesity ‘to be linked to more female cancers’ than smoking …

Toxic caterpillars spark health scare across Germany

People suffer rashes and breathing difficulties as warm weather brings infestation Marauding caterpillars with toxic hairs have brought parts of Germany to a standstill, leading to closures of swimming pools, restaurants, public parks and sections of the motorway. Oak processionary moth caterpillars, named after the nose-to-tail processions they form to travel between the oak trees they devour, have fine, long hairs with an irritating toxin that can cause blistering rashes, feverish dizzy spells and asthma attacks. For years, the caterpillar used to be a relatively rare sight in Germany, found only in isolated areas of woodland. But following a this years mild spring and warm, dry summer, the oak processionarys nests have been found in large numbers all over the …

How your health is at risk during a heatwave

(CNN)Many places in Europe are experiencing their hottest June on record. A record temperature of 38.6 degrees Celsius — 101.5 degree Fahrenheit — was recorded in Germany this week. There are different ways your health can be put at risk during a heatwave. Here’s what to know and how to protect yourself. Sign up here to get The Results Are In with Dr. Sanjay Gupta every Tuesday from the CNN Health team. Make sure your beverage will also replace the salt and minerals you have lost due to sweating — sports drinks can do the job. Apply sunscreen on exposed skin and wear light clothing that will reflect heat away from you. Make sure to enjoy the warm weather in …