Monthly Archives: Jul 2019

Pancreatic cancer

Pancreatic cancer (cancer of the pancreas) is a very nasty cancer that is associated with a poor prognosis in most cases. It is most common in older people, the overweight, smokers, and those with a family history of pancreatic cancer. Heavy drinking (alcohol) has long been associated with an increased risk although more recent [...]

By |2019-07-30T15:07:47+00:00Jul 30th, 2019|Features|0 Comments

Dodging depression

Depression is a very common mental illness, affecting some 3-5% of the population at any one time - it's thought that 1 in 5 of us will experience at least one episode of significant depression in our lifetimes. Employers and health insurers are acutely aware of the cost of depression, which is becoming one [...]

By |2019-07-30T14:44:16+00:00Jul 30th, 2019|Coping with Life|0 Comments