Category: Mental Health

A new animation aims to give young people five evidence-based top tips to help them support their ...

An increase in medication prescriptions for anxiety between 2003-2018 has been uncovered by new research ...

How can involvement in research support survivors of domestic abuse?

25 November 2021

Hard Evidence is a theatre piece written and performed by ...

Assessing whether levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids alter risk of schizophrenia

12 November 2021

Research funded by the National Institute for Health Research Bristol ...

Exploring trends in recording anxiety symptoms in UK primary care

4 August 2021

The way GPs record anxiety in patient records could be ...

EVENT: Mental health #covidunknowns webinar

27 April 2021

13 May 2021, 4pm – 6.15pm All participants are welcome, ...

Warning over effects of pandemic on young people’s mental health

11 March 2021

A warning about the effects of the pandemic on children’s ...

GPs need training to spot patients at risk of psychosis

21 January 2021

GPs are in a good position to identify patients who are at risk of developing ...

Risk of self-harm increases for boys and girls who experience earlier puberty

6 October 2020

Boys and girls who experience puberty earlier than their peers have an increased risk of ...

NIHR Bristol BRC contributing to ground-breaking national study into long-term health impacts of coronavirus

4 September 2020

A major UK research study into the long-term health impacts of COVID-19 on hospitalised patients ...

People more likely to choose a non-alcoholic drink when availability is greater

6 May 2020

People are more likely to choose non-alcoholic drinks if more of those drinks are available ...

Governments urged to act now to prevent coronavirus suicide risk

22 April 2020

Governments need to give ‘urgent consideration’ to their public health response to prevent any possible ...

Are non-smoking young adults who use e-cigarettes more likely to smoke in the future?

16 April 2020

Young people who have tried e-cigarettes but have never smoked before are nearly five times ...

Domestic violence: researchers pilot a trauma-informed mindfulness intervention for survivors with PTSD

12 March 2020

Women who have experienced domestic violence and abuse (DVA) often develop post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), ...