Mental Health

From The Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2020: The Impact Of COVID-19 And The Global Pandemic On Alzheimer's Research, Long-Term Care And The Brain

CHICAGO, July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- COVID-19 and the global pandemic have caused significant disruption to all aspects of life including Alzheimer's clinical research worldwide. The impact of COVID, quarantine, and the resulting fear and isolation are causing problems, but also driving unprece...

2020-07-29 23:00 1930

From The Alzheimer's Association International Conference 2020: Flu, Pneumonia Vaccinations Tied To Lower Risk Of Alzheimer's Dementia

CHICAGO, July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Flu (influenza) and pneumonia vaccinations are associated with reduced risk of Alzheimer's disease, according to new research reported at theAlzheimer's Association International Conference ® (AAIC®) 2020. Three research studies reported at AAIC 2020 su...

2020-07-27 13:01 1898

Bupa Global Research finds Hong Kong and Mainland China senior executives increasingly concerned about health issues

* A majority of senior executives in Hong Kong (87.6%) and Mainland China (70.5%) have experienced physical and mental health pressure amid the outbreak of COVID-19, but less than 9% seeking professional support * Only 32% and 25.2% of Hong Kong senior executives stated financial stability, and...

2020-07-22 17:38 2041

World Brain Day 2020 "Moves to End Parkinson's Disease"

On July 22, World Brain Day is dedicated to raising awareness to improve the lives of those with Parkinson's Disease and their caregivers LONDON, July 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- On July 22, the World Federation of Neurology (WFN) is partnering with the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder...

2020-07-20 09:00 1843

Mexico Telecommunication Giant, Alestra, Deploys Bright Pattern Contact Center Software for CENACED's Telehealth Services During COVID-19

Alestra, deploys Bright Pattern Contact Center for nonprofit, CENACED, to offer remote psychological teleassistance services during the pandemic SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, California, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- CENACED, a non-profit healthcare organization, has deployed Bright Pattern as their clou...

2020-07-15 02:30 1131

Rapidly Changing Behaviours In 2020 Are Accelerating Consumer Embrace of Digital, Health, and Sustainability Trends, Says PwC

NEW YORK, July 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  * 45% of global consumers say healthcare is one of the top three reasons for living in a city * 69% of global consumers are more focused on mental health and well being * 43% of global consumer expect businesses to be accountable for their environment...

2020-07-08 12:00 1135

Sweeping Workplace Changes Expected in a Post-pandemic World, Says Research From The Adecco Group

ZURICH, June 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- * Workers demand greater flexibility after coronavirus, with a 50/50 split of remote and office time confirmed as the universal ideal * Questions raised over the hours-based contract, with 69% saying contracts should be based on results delivered rather t...

2020-06-30 15:00 936

Worried Chinese away from home can turn to the 7885 Mustard Seed Helpline to ease their concerns during the COVID-19 pandemic

NEW TAIPEI CITY, June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to the severe and negative effect that COVID-19 has had on people's physical and mental health, Taiwan-based social welfare organization, The Mustard Seed Mission, has launched an official account on Line, a popular social media applicatio...

2020-06-29 10:00 646

Think City Survey Shows That Malaysian Women and Youth Experience Higher Levels of Stress During MCO

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, June 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent survey conducted by Think City, a social purpose organisation for urban rejuvenation, has revealed that women and those aged 18-24 experienced higher levels of stress compared to other demographic profiles during the recent Movement C...

2020-06-17 16:48 776

Indore Student part of Team Hollo from the University of Hong Kong wins 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup World Champion

HONG KONG, June 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Hollo, an iDendron incubatee from theUniversity of Hong Kong (HKU), won the 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup World Champion with a mental health platform connecting a mobile app for users and a web application for mental health professionals; leveraging the...

2020-06-16 17:27 913

Team Hollo from the University of Hong Kong wins 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup World Champion

HONG KONG, June 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Hollo, an iDendron incubatee from theUniversity of Hong Kong (HKU), won the 2020 Microsoft Imagine Cup World Champion with a mental health platform connecting a mobile app for users and a web application for mental health professionals; leveraging the...

2020-06-16 17:26 890

Galderma Global Research Reveals Struggles of People With Rosacea and Psoriasis of the Face Experiencing a Lack of Control and Impact on Mental Wellbeing

Healthcare professionals (HCPs) encouraged to investigate true impacts beyond the visible, empower patients with knowledge and aim for 'clear' (IGA 0) skin to improve outcomes LAUSANNE, Switzerland, June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new expert-authored Galderma report

2020-06-10 16:35 555

AXA Asia partners with Columbia University WHO Center for Global Mental Health to help companies protect employees' mental health during and post-COVID-19

HONG KONG, June 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA has today launched a free in-depth resource to guide companies in safeguarding their employees' mental health as they return to work amid the easing of the COVID-19 pandemic in the region, co-authored withColumbia University WHO Center for Global Menta...

2020-06-10 13:00 577

New Study Explores the UK's New-found Love of Running Revealed by ASICS

LONDON, TOKYO and ROME, June 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study investigating running behaviours and mental health during lockdown including 14,000 people globally, reveals more people are running for mental benefits     * 43% of regular exercisers in the UK are exercising more now than they...

2020-06-09 16:04 632

World No Tobacco Day, 31St May: Allen Carr's Easyway Celebrates Helping More Than 50 Million Smokers Worldwide

LONDON, May 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Coinciding with World No Tobacco Day on 31 st May 2020, the international publishing agents for Allen Carr's Easyway, have revealed that this drug-free method has now helped more than 50 million smokers worldwide. Niko Heyng of Arcturus Publishing, publisher o...

2020-05-29 13:00 1979

Jakarta-Based Home of Wellbeing Rumah Remedi Held #stayathome Meditations During the Pandemic

* Regular meditation sessions were free of charge from mid of March until the end ofApril 2020. * By migrating the sessions from offline to online, Rumah Remedi managed to reach individuals residing in various places inIndonesia who needed help during the pandemic. JAKARTA, Indonesia, May 29,...

2020-05-29 12:41 2087

Dr Ivan Puah, Medical Director Of Amaris B. Clinic, Observes Positive Correlation Between Stress, Weight Gain And Physical Body Pain

SINGAPORE, May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted the lives and livelihood of many people. It has caused insecurities, anxiety and a feeling of helplessness among those affected. All these and more increase stress levels and if not managed well can lead to a multitude of...

2020-05-21 14:12 2196

It's time to talk: Relationships Australia NSW launches free telephone hotline

SYDNEY, May 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Relationships Australia NSW has launched Time 2 Talk, a brand-new telephone hotline that provides support and advice to help Australians navigate the complexities of day-to-day living amid COVID-19. Time 2...

2020-05-20 14:28 1005

TauRx Reveals Study Results That Offers New Hope for Treatment of Patients With Dementia

Minimum dose of hydromethylthionine could slow clinical decline and brain atrophy in behavioural variant Fronto-Temporal Dementia as well as Alzheimer's Disease ABERDEEN, Scotland and SINGAPORE, May 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- In a paper published online in theJournal of Alzheimer's Disease ( https...

2020-05-19 19:00 1167

Intellect launches a digital therapy app that makes therapy accessible to the masses

SINGAPORE, May 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Intellect has launched an app that provides a new form of digital therapy without any human intervention. Intellect launches a digital therapy app that makes therapy accessible t...

2020-05-18 17:58 1120
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