Turmeric: A Hope for Stroke Patients

[MUSIC PLAYING] LESLIE RITTER; During ischemic stroke when a blood vessel is blocked, the tissue downstream of the blockage actually is affected, causing injury and death to just a portion of the brain. NARRATOR: Leslie Ritter, Professor at the Arizona Health Sciences Center and Coordinator for the Stroke Center At University Medical Center, wants to …

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Mental health research at the University of York

Mental health research at the University of York

Mental health problems can cause distress and misery and cost the country over £100bn a year. Experienced by one in four adults and one in ten children mental ill-health can affect anyone, of any age and any background. Research across the University of York aims to find ways to prevent problems and identify, treat, and …

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Laurier Mental Health Anti-Stigma Video – Dave’s story

Laurier Mental Health Anti-Stigma Video – Dave’s story

I remember one day waking up and saying today’s the day. I had a plan, I had the pills to do it, I wasn’t safe. I needed help that night. I was taken in and talked to. Various psychiatrists and crisis nurses. That day where I hit rock bottom could of been the worst day …

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Is being a student good for your mental health?

Is being a student good for your mental health?

A number of studies are showing that students are more depressed, are more anxious than others, so why should that be? The research seems to point to four factors which are important: Loneliness is one, an important one Also the pressure to succeed academically to pass assignments to keep up a good level of work. …

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Providing Mental Health Services to Rural Communities

Howdy! I’m gonna start with a fact and maybe you already know this about our state. Did you know that Texas has the largest rural residing population of any state in the nation? Okay … did you also know that Texas has over 400 healthcare provider shortage areas? And did you know that a significant …

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FEELING BLUE? Mental Health at Cambridge University | Documentary

FEELING BLUE? Mental Health at Cambridge University | Documentary

You know, there’s this great… I have it pinned up somewhere somewhere on my wall this bit from ‘Under the Volcano’ by Malcolm Lowry. It has this wonderful excerpt from it on on being in Cambridge sort of being almost sort of seasick from from walking around on this, this shifting ship of a place …

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Dr Karen Newbigging on mental health research

Dr Karen Newbigging on mental health research

So I think mental health research is a really important area of study because mental health is an issue for one in four of our population and it is often an area in research terms that gets maybe less attention. My research is predominantly about how the mental health system can be changed and improved …

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UD nurses care for people experiencing mental illness, homelessness

UD nurses care for people experiencing mental illness, homelessness

Rick Van Story Resource Center is a resource center for a community with people with addictions and mental illness. It’s primarily funded by the Department of Substance Abuse and Mental Health. And, overall, the terminology is it’s a peer program. A lot of the individuals that we come across here at RVRC don’t go to …

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World Mental Health Day at UWL | Mental health awareness | Student vlog

World Mental Health Day at UWL | Mental health awareness | Student vlog

Hi, I’m Holly and I study music technology at the University of West London. I’m going to be talking to you about mental health because today is world mental health day. Now, mental health problems affect 1 in 4 people in the UK and that’s quite a big number. They do not discriminate, absolutely anybody …

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