Tag Archives: Lives

'Natasha's law' on food labels is about saving lives, says allergy girl's father – BreakingNews.ie

New Government proposals to toughen food labelling laws in the UK to protect allergy sufferers are about saving lives, the father of teenager Natasha Ednan-Laperouse has said. The 15-year-old died in 2016 following an allergic reaction to sesame in a baguette from Pret A Manger. The ingredient was not listed on the label. In the… Read More »

Barriers to HCV treatment access from the drug user's point of view: stigma, complex lives and damaged veins

Being asymptomatic led people to ignore their diagnosis and not to engage with medical care for hepatitis C, and interviewees said that they received little information about the impact of hepatitis C on their health or the likely progression of liver disease. People deferred treatment for a long time due to lack of symptoms, but… Read More »

7 Meditation Tips For People Who’ve Never Meditated In Their Lives

In theory, meditation sounds easy—you sit in one place for a while, not doing anything (even thinking). But when you realise you have no idea how TF to magically make your mind go black—cue anxiety, which is basically the opposite of how meditation’s supposed to make you feel. Before you give up and turn on another episode of Riverdale, know that… Read More »

Anxiety Disorder Cripples Lives

Anxiety disorder illnesses can fill people’s lives with overwhelming anxiety and fears that are chronic, unrelenting and grow progressively worse. Anxiety disorders cause sufferers to feel a sense of constant worry, tension and impending doom. Anxiety symptoms can become so severe that anxiety disorder sufferers are almost totally disabled, too terrified to leave their homes,… Read More »