The 5 types of stress – and what to do about them

10 October, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Stress is a catch-all phrase but there are different kinds, and different ways to deal with each of them.

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“I wanted to end it all”: TV producer and star says supporting Liptember more important than ever

25 September, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Fearless TV and social media star Emmylou MacCarthy knows only too well the all-encompassing despair of depression and mental illness.

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Can you eat your way to happiness?

4 September, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Put a little more thought into how and what you eat – it could do your mental health a world of good.

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Is ‘breathfulness’ the new mindfulness?

10 August, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

We take about 20,000 breaths a day. Here’s how each breath give us more energy and an emotional lift.

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How to boost your memory (without playing sudoku)

1 August, 2018 . by Sarah Fennell

Feeling forgetful? From berries to salsa, there is plenty you can to do sharpen up your mind and memory.

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Turn on the tunes: Music is good for your brain

13 July, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Scientists are starting to believe that music’s impact might be much greater than first thought.

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A new key to solving postnatal depression

12 July, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

It’s a debilitating condition but as Zoe Bingley-Pullin finds out, there is help available to recover from postnatal depression – and singing may play a part.

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‘Emotional gut punch’: How to cope with rejection

29 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Rejection can be tough to take – but as Jo Stanley discovers, sometimes the biggest successes come after failure.

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8 surprising reasons you should smile more often

8 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

Smile – it’s good for you! There are many reasons why you should flash your pearly whites as often as possible.

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The spice that’s key to a happy life

6 June, 2018 . by Michelle Rose

It’s the vividly coloured spice often used to pep up Indian cuisine – and it’s now believed saffron can also brighten up your mood.

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