‘Cognitive immobility’ – when you’re mentally trapped in a place from your past

Author : Olumba E. Ezenwa, PhD Candidate, Royal Holloway University of London If you have moved from one country to another, you may have left something behind...

why it’s important to talk about dying

Author : Lisa Graham-Wisener, Lecturer of Health Psychology, Queen's University Belfast When it comes to talking about death, we have no shortage of euphemisms. This is perhaps...

female sex, older age and existing health problems increase risk – new research

Author : Ellen Thompson, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, School of Life Course & Population Sciences, King's College London About 2 million...

what to know about your rights when an employer lets you go

Author : Madeleine Stevens, Senior Lecturer in Human Resource Management and Organisational Behaviour, Liverpool John Moores University One of the biggest rail strikes in 30 years has...

Roe v Wade: the religious right has long influenced law in the US

Author : Pam Lowe, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Aston University The US Supreme Court has formally announced its decision in the case of Dobbs v Jackson Women’s...

The impact of Christian purity culture is still being felt – including in Britain

Author : Chrissie Thwaites, PhD Candidate in the School of Philosophy, Religion and History of Science, University of Leeds In the 1990s and 2000s, a Christian movement...

‘Influencer’ is now a popular career choice for young people – here’s what you...

Author : Nina Willment, Research Associate, Department of Geography, University of York A 2019 poll found that children would rather be YouTubers than astronauts. It made headlines...

Five things you can do to help you have a more positive birth experience

Author : Claire Parker, Senior Lecturer in Midwifery , Anglia Ruskin University Whether you’re a first time parent or have had children before, you’re probably willing to...

England appoints first ever women’s health ambassador – here’s what she should focus on

Author : Shakila Thangaratinam, Professor of Maternal and Perinatal health, University of Birmingham The government recently appointed Dame Lesley Regan, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology at Imperial...

Human disruption to Earth’s freshwater cycle has exceeded the safe limit, our research shows

Author : Arne Tobian, PhD Candidate in Planetary Boundaries, Stockholm University Green water – the rainwater available to plants in the soil – is indispensable for life...

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