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Oct 8, 2015 - 16th annual Mayor's Initiative for mental health in Guelph The event is part of the 16th annual Mayor's Initiative for World Mental Health Day, which started back in 2000 by former Mayor Joe Young. The initiative aims to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness, raise awareness of mental health ...Kathleen Lynch 'hopeful' ...
Oct 8, 2015 - Hormonal treatments administered as part of the procedures for sex reassignment have well-known and well-documented effects on the secondary sexual characteristics of the adult body, shifting a recipient's physical appearance to that of the opposite sex. New research indicates that these hormonal treatments also alter brain chemistry.
Oct 8, 2015 - - Community Living West Northumberland, a United Way Northumberland member agency, is partnering with the Lynx Early Psychosis Intervention Program and the Canadian Mental Health Association Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge branch to offer this free ...
Oct 8, 2015 - By studying the interactions of babies and their mothers, researchers determined that babies smile in hopes others will smile at them. Erika Beras reports -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Oct 8, 2015 - One in four young people have experienced chronic pain and a mental disorder. According to a new report, the onset of pain is often preceded by mental disorders: an above-average rate of incidence of depression, anxiety disorders, and behavioral disorders occurs before the onset of headaches, back pain and neck pain.
Oct 8, 2015 - A new study of adults who underwent bariatric surgery finds that the surgery was associated with an increased risk for self-harm emergencies. Bariatric surgery is a procedure that helps people […]
Oct 8, 2015 - Promising new research suggests that finally, a new technology has come along that can motivate a person to exercise. The “new” technology may come as a surprise as investigators have […]
Oct 8, 2015 - Most female mammals give birth and care for their offspring, while the males often breed with multiple partners and play little role in parenting once the mating is over.