Tag: mental health

Nature: Mental health: Stressed students reach out for help

Nature: Mental health: Stressed students reach out for help

My first piece for Nature Careers, Mental health: Stressed students reach out for help, explores how graduate students struggling with the stresses of their work and lives can tap into multiple avenues of support. These avenues include those grass-roots initiatives set up by students themselves based on their own experiences. As a rather sensitive topic, I …

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Pythagoras Trousers: Alzheimers

Pythagoras Trousers: Alzheimers

This podcast originally appeared on Pythagoras Trousers episode 68 on February 20th 2012   In this report I interviewed Jessica Smith from the Alzheimers Society to take a closer look at the Whitehall II Study. The study looks at how the brain changes with age, and how our quality of life is affected. The initial results had …

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