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Depression link between fathers and teenage children, says study

November 16, 2017 3:12 pm0 comments
Depression link between fathers and teenage children, says study

Depression in fathers, as well as mothers, has an impact on children despite mothers often being the focus when treating adolescent depression, a study suggests. The University College London (UCL) report looked at 14,000 families in the UK and Ireland. It said both parents had a role to play in […]

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Young people out of love with their own bodies, says report

November 15, 2017 3:31 pm0 comments
Young people out of love with their own bodies, says report

Body dissatisfaction can start as young as six and lead to depression, anxiety and eating issues, MPs will be told. The Youth Select Committee urged the government to recognise the seriousness of body image fears, before young people suffered a long-term impact. It is launching its report into the issue, […]

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Zimbabwe takeover seems like a coup, African Union says

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Zimbabwe takeover seems like a coup, African Union says

Media playback is unsupported on your device The Zimbabwean military’s takeover of power and detention of President Robert Mugabe “seems like a coup”, key regional bloc the African Union says. Its head, Alpha Conde, said the AU demands an immediate return to constitutional order. The military denies staging a coup, […]

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Zimbabwe crisis: Army takes over, says Mugabe is safe

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Zimbabwe crisis: Army takes over, says Mugabe is safe

Media playback is unsupported on your device The military has taken control in Zimbabwe but said President Robert Mugabe, in power since 1980, was safe. After seizing state TV, an army spokesman announced it was targeting people close to Mr Mugabe. South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma later said he had […]

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UK most overweight country in Western Europe says OECD

November 12, 2017 5:14 am0 comments
UK most overweight country in Western Europe says OECD

Britain is the most obese nation in Western Europe, with rates rising faster than any other developed nation. Obesity rates have doubled over the past two decades, and 63% of UK adults are overweight, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Britain is now sixth heaviest – […]

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Trump says Putin insulted by US election meddling claim

November 11, 2017 5:42 am0 comments
Trump says Putin insulted by US election meddling claim

President Vladimir Putin felt insulted by allegations of Russian interference in the US election, Donald Trump has said after meeting him briefly at an Asia-Pacific summit in Vietnam. “You can only ask so many times… he said he absolutely did not meddle in our election,” the US president said. Mr […]

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BBC to scrap £10m cuts to local radio, says Lord Hall

November 8, 2017 6:58 pm0 comments
BBC to scrap £10m cuts to local radio, says Lord Hall

The BBC is to scrap its plan to cut £10m from its local radio budget, in a bid to become “more local”, director general Lord Hall has said. Speaking at an event marking the 50th birthday of BBC local radio, he promised a “renaissance” for the broadcaster’s 39 regional stations. […]

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I'll fight Wilder on my terms, says Joshua

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I'll fight Wilder on my terms, says Joshua

Britain’s Anthony Joshua insists he is not “ducking” any fighter and says his heavyweight rivals are just “making noise” on social media. Joshua, 28, holds the WBA, IBF and IBO versions of the world title, with Deontay Wilder the WBC champion and Joseph Parker having the WBO belt. Wilder, 32, […]

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Carl Sargeant not given natural justice, family says

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Carl Sargeant not given natural justice, family says

Media playback is unsupported on your device The family of sacked Welsh Labour minister Carl Sargeant has said he was accused of “unwanted attention, inappropriate touching or groping” but was deprived of “natural justice”. He was found dead on Tuesday after being suspended by the party. The family has released […]

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Thousands living with advanced cancer, says Macmillan

November 7, 2017 7:36 pm0 comments
Thousands living with advanced cancer, says Macmillan

Thousands of people in England who have the most advanced cancers are surviving for several years after diagnosis, according to new research. Macmillan Cancer Support said it was down to new treatments but warned that living longer with advanced cancer can bring its own difficulties. Emma Young, 39, was diagnosed […]

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