With nearly 1 in 2 postgraduate students experiencing mental health issues during their PhD, Zoë Ayres challenges universities to actively address the rising postgraduate mental health problem.
Tagged: mental health
Doing science, peer researcher style. Stephanie Allan investigates how, what and why?
Anna explores how artificial intelligence could be used to study, as well as improve, our mental health.
It’s not just about looking cool on social media – practicing yoga poses can shape our brain!
Diagnosed with depression at the start of her PhD and with research revealing 1 in 2 PhD students has a mental health condition, Audrey shares her experience and how to access help should you need it.
Pamela Atanasova investigates how scientists managed to reverse the symptoms of Alzheimer’s in one week!
Holly Scott investigates how a Fear of Missing Out is leaving many social media users tired, anxious and depressed.
Mindfulness-based therapy – as a more ‘natural’ alternative to drugs – to treat depression or anxiety is very popular at the moment. But how much of the recent zeal for mindfulness is rooted in science, and how much is marketing?