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World Mental Health Day 2018: Raising awareness and combating stigma

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STAFF from Changing Minds came in to talk with Newport County under 18s about mental health and wellbeing in the lead up to World Mental Health Day.

She is also hosting a reception today to mark World Mental Health Day at which she will announce that recruitment of mental health support teams for schools has begun.

Dr Sweta Adatia, specialist neurologist at RAK Hospital and RAK Diabetes Centre, Dubai, advises to tap into the power of the Vagus Nerve to improve and strengthen one's mental health. Planned activities include more than 80 complimentary consultations for the public in the DHCC free zone and a collaboration with academic institution Amity University Dubai.

The report, launched at the first Global Ministerial Mental Health Summit in London, said people with mental illness still suffered "gross human rights violations" in many countries.

And all primary and secondary schools will be asked to regularly measure their pupils' mental well-being, as part of lessons in relationships, sex and health education. Its general aim to educate people about mental health and its issue. We have always been told about the importance of physical health but not really about mental health.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock said: "We're already making progress when it comes to suicide prevention, the suicide rate is at its lowest for seven years". If you are concerned about a friend or family member's mental health, the best way to help is to listen, or to open up a conversation where that person feels they could talk to you if they wanted.

He said millions of people are caught up in conflict and disasters, putting them at risk of a range of long-term mental health problems. "Yet, those struggling with mental health problems are still being marginalized".

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One in five young people will experience a mental health problem this year.

Edinburgh Leisure, a charity dedicated to creating opportunities for local people to live active healthy lives, understands the positive impact physical activity can have and the difference it can make to people living with a mental health condition such as depression, stress or anxiety.

He urged the Government to put in place deliberate interventions, with the support of national policy-makers and programme managers, to prioritise and advocate for funding to finance the mental needs of the country, with special emphasis on adolescents and young people.

In addition, suicide is the second leading cause of death among 15-year-olds. Spending time with them, increased communication helps.

"Finding out how many people get the illnesses was surprising, knowing how common it actually is. There is clear evidence to show that early intervention is crucial, so those insurers and employers who do not now offer this type of support should be asking themselves 'why not?'" Jerry Brown. The Maternal Mental Health bill requires doctors working with pregnant women and new moms to screen these patients for postpartum depression and other mental health conditions.

Parents, teachers and physicians need to be cautious for the warning signs among youth which may be the indicative of mental illnesses.

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