Mental Health

PwC Health Research Institute Report Shows Social Determinants of Health Undermining Progress of Modern Medicine

Fifty-seven percent of consumers surveyed said their doctor had never discussed the important social factors affecting their health Without renewed urgency, PwC healthcare leaders say medical advances will be rendered ineffective NEW YORK, Sept. 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The rise in illnesses cau...

2019-09-24 18:00 967

GSA at the Forefront of Student Wellbeing Through Design

Student Happiness and Success through Wellbeing-Centric Residential Design LONDON, Sept. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GSA has launched a ground-breaking pilot project on Global Wellbeing, which aims to improve student wellbeing in the Purpose-Built Student Accommodation (PBSA) sector. As the global l...

2019-09-18 05:00 1153

Infosys Announces the Launch of the Live Enterprise Suite

Helps incumbent enterprises to accelerate their digital innovation journey PHOENIX, Sept. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Infosys (NYSE: INFY), a global leader in next-generation digital services and consulting, today unveiled the Infosys Live Enterprise Suite, a comprehensive set of platforms, solution...

2019-09-13 02:00 6851

Signant Health Brings Its eConsent Solution to China for Large Neuroscience Study in Collaboration With Shanghai Mental Health Center

PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Signant Health (formerly CRF Health and Bracket), a leading patient-centric technology company, has been selected to provide electronic informed consent for a significant neuroscience study by the prestigious Shanghai Ment...

2019-09-12 21:00 1948

The First Asia Pacific Psychiatry Symposium Takes Place

NANJING, China, Sept. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever Asia Pacific Psychiatric Conference hosted by the Luye Pharma Group recently took place in Nanjing. Dozens of psychiatrists and experts from 8 countries and regions includingChina, Korea, Malaysia, and Thailand gathered at the conference...

2019-09-03 12:44 1542

Super Antioxidant Ergothioneine Achieves GRAS Status from FDA

Decision Drives Anti-Aging Market Emerging Studies Reveal Ergothioneine consumption is Correlated to Reducing Mild Cognitive Impairment RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, California, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern California-based ingredient supplier and manufacturer, Blue California announced th...

2019-08-22 04:50 1727

AAIC® 2019 Highlights New Research Showing Healthy Lifestyle May Offset Environmental and Genetic Risk of Alzheimer's Disease

International Conference Also Included Expert Discussion on Role of Infectious Agents in Alzheimer's Disease, and Advances Towards a Blood Test LOS ANGELES, July 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Research presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles suggest...

2019-07-18 05:16 1842

Lifestyle Interventions Provide Maximum Memory Benefit When Combined; And May Offset Elevated Alzheimer's Risk Due To Genetics, Pollution

FROM THE ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE 2019 LOS ANGELES, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- New research reported at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference (AAIC) 2019 in Los Angeles suggests healthy lifestyle choices — including healthy diet, exercise, and cognitive ...

2019-07-15 08:33 1645

AXA Hong Kong, CUHK and Oxford VR join forces to revolutionise mental health care by launching Asia-first VR therapy solution

HONG KONG, June 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Oxford VR (OVR) have today jointly launched a first-of-its-kind advanced psychological therapy using virtual reality (VR) technology to support better mental health outcomes inAsia including the...

2019-06-17 19:45 1842

Johnson & Johnson Malaysia champions the importance of mental health this Ramadhan

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, May 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Mental health is fast becoming a national concern. By 2020, one in three Malaysians are expected to suffer some form of mental health problem[1]. Seeing this, Johnson & Johnson Malaysia, in collaboration with the Mental Illness Awareness and ...

2019-05-30 09:00 1996

AXA Hong Kong, CUHK and Oxford VR announce first-of-its-kind clinical research in mental health in Asia using VR enabled immersive therapy

HONG KONG, April 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AXA Hong Kong, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and Oxford VR (OVR) announced an agreement today on a first-of-a-kind partnership to pilot a groundbreaking automated immersive therapy using virtual reality (VR) for mental health inAsia including...

2019-04-29 17:00 947

"Always On" Work Culture Taking its Toll Reveals 2019 Cigna 360 Well-Being Survey

* All respondents, particularly the sandwich generation, show decreased physical and mental wellness * Working women seek tailored wellness programmes LONDON, March 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Global health service company Cigna Corporation (NYSE:CI) today released the results of its global 2019...

2019-03-25 19:30 6312

Dr. Guislain Museum and Janssen Seek Global Nominations for Annual "Breaking the Chains of Stigma" Award

GHENT, Belgium, March 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dr. Guislain Museum and Janssen Research & Development, LLC ("Janssen"), today announced the global nominations for the Dr. Guislain "Breaking the Chains of Stigma" Award can now be submitted at www.drguislainaward.org

2019-03-04 07:00 430

World Famous DJs Prevent Suicide in Memory of Avicii

STOCKHOLM, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Tim Bergling, more known as Avicii, took his life on April 20 this year. The Swedish Facebook group Swedes to Tomorrowland decided to honour Avicii at one of the world's largest EDM festivals, Tomorrowland inBelgium. They created a giant flag which after ...

2018-12-13 00:05 576

Unique PTSD Self-Help Book By Veteran Author - Available Internationally

BRISBANE, Australia, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The new book, "Beat PTSD - How A Combat Soldier Conquered Chronic PTSD To Live A Life That Truly Matters and How You Can Too", written by veteran author,Kevin Lloyd-Thomas, is the world's first and only "How to/Self-help book", specifically writt...

2018-11-13 06:00 512

It's World Mental Health Day, and Behavioral Healthcare Technology is Exploding. Frost & Sullivan Tells You Why and How

SANTA CLARA, California, Oct. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As the 27th World Mental Health Awareness Day approaches today, technology and the preferences of millennial consumers have drastically changed the delivery of mental health treatment. Ourrecent research highlights some of the most compelling...

2018-10-11 01:04 593

Clinical psychologist develops easier way to help Australians take control and 'Beat the Binge'

SYDNEY, Sept. 27, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Experts are now thinking outside the box to help Australiansovercome medical and psychological problems associated with the growing epidemic of obesity and eating disorders in this country. As a nation, it is important that we 'Beat the Binge', with almost...

2018-09-27 04:00 583

Sally May Tan to helm Chief Executive Officer Role at MINDS with a renewed focus on Core Curriculum and Caregiver Support

SINGAPORE, Aug. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Movement for the Intellectually Disabled ofSingapore (MINDS) today announced the appointment of Ms. Sally May Tan as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). In this role, Sally will be responsible for developing and implementing strategies that advanc...

2018-08-28 11:00 757

Study Shows Intensive Blood Pressure Control Reduces Risk Of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) And The Combined Risk Of MCI And Dementia

Plus: – Genomic Analysis of Alzheimer's Study May Enable a Precision Medicine Approach CHICAGO, July 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Significant reductions in the risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI)*, and the combination of MCI and dementia**, have been shown for the first time through aggressive...

2018-07-25 21:00 956

New survey shows 54% of public are unaware of overactive bladder (OAB), a common condition striking 1 in 7 people in Hong Kong and greatly affecting patients' quality of life

HONG KONG, June 25, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- To mark the World Continence Week, Hong Kong Practicing Specialists Network (HKPSN) today announced the results of a recent survey on the public's awareness of OAB. OAB is a common urological condition that affects 1 in 7 people inHong Kong.[1] However, ...

2018-06-25 18:00 762
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