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St Albans counsellor offering free sessions for Mental Health Awareness Week

St Albans counsellor offering free sessions for Mental Health Awareness Week

They will be the first to notice if people change their behaviour or appearance, if they appear stressed or anxious or are taking more time off work sick. "I can honestly say that I wouldn't have the family and career that mean so much to me if it hadn't been for my breakdown". Oh, hey. If you like reading about mental health stuff, you'll probably also like listening to it.


Remains removed from site of southern Kentucky plane crash

Remains removed from site of southern Kentucky plane crash

Miller said the owner had several acres and the plane was located in a wooded area. But Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin released a statement of prayer on Twitter saying it was a "multiple fatality" crash. Christian County Emergency Management Director Randy Graham says National Transportation Safety Board investigators have arrived on the scene. The crash site has been secured to await the arrival of investigations from the FAA and NTSB on Saturday.


Mental Note of the Day (Mental Health Awareness month)

Mental Note of the Day (Mental Health Awareness month)

Say , eleven. Not until aged 37 did I make concerted efforts to really find treatment and services that could help and that worked for me. Among the 20.2 million adults in the United States who experience a substance abuse disorder, 50.5 percent of them have a co-occurring mental illness.


US Justice Dept orders prosecutors to seek toughest sentences

US Justice Dept orders prosecutors to seek toughest sentences

FILE - In this April 7, 2017, file photo, Sen. From state legislatures to the ballot box, the American people have said with a clear voice that they want commonsense reforms to sentencing and drug policies, not a return to the draconian policies that have already cost us too much.



Ransomware attack hits 99 countries

Hospitals have reported major disruption to their IT systems. IT experts are rushing to fix the computer systems of around 40 NHS trusts and several GP practices in England and Scotland that were hit by a cyber attack yesterday. Pictures posted on social media showed screens of NHS computers with images demanding payment of $300 worth of the online currency Bitcoin, threatening to delete files within seven days.


Americans Hang Up on Landlines as Cellphone Homes Dominate

Americans Hang Up on Landlines as Cellphone Homes Dominate

For the first time , more than half of the homes in the United States no longer have landline phones, but a wireless phone or a smartphone. "There's this idea of, well, my cellphone could go out, I can always rely on a landline", Schwind said.