Lesbian couple attacked on bus slam Boris Johnson as 'not fit to lead anything'

Lesbian couple attacked on bus slam Boris Johnson as ‘not fit to lead anything’

The lesbian couple who were the victims of a homophobic attack have slammed Boris Johnson for his previous remarks on homosexuality. Melania Geymonat and her girlfriend Chris have warned that ‘hate crimes are alive and well’ – and that their attack on a London bus only got attention because they were young white girls. The […]

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Students support disclosure of mental illness to parents | Education

Two-thirds of students think mental health problems should be disclosed to their parents or guardians in “extreme circumstances”, according to research. The yearly Student Academic Experience Survey, conducted by Advance HE and the Higher Education Policy Institute, asked students about mental health problems for the first time this year. The survey of more than 14,000 […]

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Little Mix go wild in skin-tight leopard print for sizzling new music video

Little Mix go wild in skin-tight leopard print for sizzling new music video

Little Mix are set to wow fans in skin-tight leopard print in their sizzling new music video. The pop stars look sensational in the promo for the latest single Bounce Back. In the new video, Perrie Edwards, Jesy Nelson, Leigh-Anne Pinnock and Jade Thirlwall all slip into sexy animal print costumes. Perrie, 25, dons an […]

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‘They broke my mental shackles’: could magic mushrooms be the answer to depression? | Science

Lying on a bed in London’s Hammersmith hospital ingesting capsules of psilocybin, the active ingredient of magic mushrooms, Michael had little idea what would happen next. The 56-year-old part-time website developer from County Durham in northern England had battled depression for 30 years and had tried talking therapies and many types of antidepressant with no […]

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Lincolnshire crash: First photo of woman, 19, who died after being hit by a lorry

Lincolnshire crash: First photo of woman, 19, who died after being hit by a lorry

The heartbroken parents of a 19-year-old girl who died after being hit by a lorry have paid tribute to their “loving and gentle” daughter. Grace Brockelsby, 19, was killed in the crash in Boston, Lincolnshire, on Wednesday. An inquest into her death is yet to be held, but Miss Brockelsby’s father, Lee, has said his […]

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Do you talk to yourself? SCIENCE says you're better off doing so

Do you talk to yourself? SCIENCE says you’re better off doing so

Ever feel like you’re going mad because you talk to yourself while caught up in life’s everyday routine? According to clinical social worker and psychotherapist Lisa Ferentz, talking to yourself is far from a sign of you going mad – and is actually a show of force. She in fact goes all the way to […]

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My boyfriend has severe anxiety and I worry about its impact if we have a family | Life and style

My boyfriend and I are at a crossroads. He has had severe anxiety for more than 20 years, although he has sought help and is open to more. He will only go somewhere if he is driving, but never further than a 90-minute journey because he worries in case he has a panic attack while […]

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Where does the Coalition’s re-election leave refugees on Manus and Nauru? | Australia news

Asylum seekers and refugees say the mental health of those on Manus Island, in Port Moresby and Nauru has deteriorated dramatically, with many citing the re-election of Australia’s Coalition government as a tipping point. With no change in government policy expected, what is the situation in Australia’s offshore detention system, and what are the prospects […]

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Mum beat 100-pills-a-week drug addiction and shed six stone by hitting the gym

Mum beat 100-pills-a-week drug addiction and shed six stone by hitting the gym

A mum who beat her drug addiction by going to the gym has spoken out about the dangers of prescription pills, which she described as ‘the devil’. Alice Crilly, 35, from Belfast, Northern Ireland, took 100 tablets a week in the depths of her addiction, however she turned her life around by becoming a fitness […]

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Game of Thrones' Kit Harington 'checks into rehab for stress and alcohol'

Game of Thrones’ Kit Harington ‘checks into rehab for stress and alcohol’

Kit Harington has checked into luxury rehab after the finale of Game of Thrones “really hit him hard.” The 32-year-old actor played Jon Snow throughout the eight seasons of the HBO series but found the finale of the series ‘stressful’. This is especially after he found out that his character murdered Daenerys Targaryen in the […]

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