Antidepressant and Sleeping Drugs 20% Increase Sign Of The Times

Antidepressant and Sleeping Drugs 20% Increase Sign Of The Times

Use of antidepressants ‘is soaring’ Prescriptions for drugs such as antidepressants and sleeping pills have jumped 20% in just three years, according to new figures. Experts believe the stress of recent years, including that caused by economic turmoil, means more people are experiencing mental health problems. Data from the NHS Information Centre shows antidepressant use […]

‘MUN MEETING BRINGS OUT ANGER IN PATIENTS NOT SEEN FOR YEARS AS MUN ISSUE PRESS RELEASE!

‘MUN MEETING BRINGS OUT ANGER IN PATIENTS NOT SEEN FOR YEARS AS MUN ISSUE PRESS RELEASE!

Manchester Users’ Network. Press Release. PARK HOUSE HOSPITAL “It’s like a prison with drugs!!!”  Patients are asking “Is Park House like forced imprisonment for voluntary patients?” ‘Patient’s To Be Locked In Prison Like Conditions’ The Chief Executive, Jackie Daniel of Manchester Mental Health & Social Care Trust, has decided to have all locked wards in […]

MUN also took flying pickets to many of the NHS sites affected by the walkouts.

MUN also took flying pickets to many of the NHS sites affected by the walkouts.

Thousands in north Manchester join public sector strikes Pamela Welsh. MEN December 01, 2011   Thousands of public sector workers took to picket lines across north Manchester as part of a massive day of action. The city was at a standstill as council staff, teachers, job centre workers and hospital staff walked out over pensions. […]

“ADDING TO THE SYSTEM IS FUNDERMENTLELY WRONG”

Psychiatrist calls for lithium to be added to water   GORDON DEEGAN A consultant psychiatrist last night called on Government to add lithium salts to the public water supply in a bid to lower the suicide rate and depression among the general population. At a mental health forum on “Depression in Rural Ireland” in Ennistymon, […]

“Scarlet & True”

“Scarlet & True”

“GATHERING STORM” Part 3 “Scarlet & True” Tuesday 6th December 2011 at 11am- 3pm on Old Church Street Newton Heath Manchester. Save Edale Hospital Unit and Stop The Massive Life Threatening Cuts to Manchester Mental Health Services.   The Fight For Edale The campaign to save Edale Hospital Unit will be next ‘gathering outside of […]