Simon Gregson health: ‘This is awful to live with’ Coronation Street star's struggle
SIMON GREGSON, who plays Steve McDonald on ITV soap opera Coronation Street, opened up earlier this year about a hidden health condition he ’s struggled with in the past - anxiety.
ConclusionsNo support was found for an association between actigraphically measured sedentary time and mental health or cognition. All observed associations were explained by confounders, in particular, disability, occupational status and smoking. The previously reported association between sitting time and mental health might reflect residual confounding, bias of subjective measures, or the social context of sedentary behavior.
This study investigated the prevalence of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) symptoms and their relationship with pregnancy- related anxiety, perinatal depression and clinical anger among pregnant black African women in South Africa. The sample consisted of 206 women attending their antenatal check-ups at the Mankweng, Nobody, and Rethabile Clinics, and the Mankweng hospital in the Capricorn District, Limpopo Province. Quantitative data was collected from a convenience sample, within a cross-sectional survey design. First, the prevalence of OCD among the women was established. Then Pearson's correlation analysis was used ...
CONCLUSION: These results demonstrated the good reliability and validity of K-CAPS-5 and its suitability for use as a simple but structured instrument for PTSD assessment. PMID: 31432652 [PubMed - in process]
ConclusionAlmost six out of ten VS patients had fatigue, significantly higher than the control group. Interest and focus on fatigue in VS patients can improve the patient ’s QoL.
Conditions: PTSD; Depression, Anxiety; Physical Activity Interventions: Behavioral: Physical activity intervention; Behavioral: Brief psycho-education Sponsors: Swedish Red Cross University College; Swedish Red Cross Enrolling by invitation
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Conclusions/importance: Alexithymia worked through negative mood and alcohol craving leading to increased alcohol dependence severity, indicating that craving had an indirect effect on the relationship between alexithymia and alcohol dependence severity. Targeting alcohol craving and negative mood for alcohol-dependent patients with alexithymia seems warranted. PMID: 31429362 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
ConclusionsThe ESCOME provided an opportunity to enhance our knowledge about the epidemiology and determinants of chronic physical and mental diseases and their determinants among Iranian manufacturing employees.
The objective of the study was to determine whether 1) the proportion of athletes with mental health diagnoses and 2) athlete motivations for playing differ between team sports and individual sports. We conducted a cross-sectional study of child and adoles...