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Lead Exposure in Childhood May Affect Mental Health Later in Life

Adults who were exposed to lead during their childhood are more likely to experience mental health problems and develop unhealthy personality traits, according to a new study published in JAMA Psychiatry, reports Medical News Today. Researchers from Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, reviewed the data of more than 1,000 participants born in 1972 and… Read More »

NHS Scotland Uses Mountain Biking's Buzz For Mental Health Program

Mountain biking can help those suffering from mental ill health.Developing Mountain Biking in Scotland A pilot program has confirmed the benefits of regular mountain biking when used as part of a therapeutic recovery programme for people experiencing mental ill health. It is already known that exercising is beneficial for mental health, with a 2018 study of 1.2 million Americans… Read More »