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Mental health trusts need to do more to help smokers with mental health conditions quit

2019-11-07T16:14:30+00:00

Ciaran Osborne, Director of Policy and Pretty Rahman, Communications Manager at Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) Many of us struggle to manage our physical and mental [...]

Mental health trusts need to do more to help smokers with mental health conditions quit2019-11-07T16:14:30+00:00

y-QUIT: a resource to support people experiencing psychosis who want to stop smoking

2019-09-18T11:35:53+00:00

Dr David Shiers This is the latest addition to RIGHT FROM THE START, a set of resources aiming to equip service users and families with [...]

y-QUIT: a resource to support people experiencing psychosis who want to stop smoking2019-09-18T11:35:53+00:00

King’s Health Partners Deliver a Successful Equally Well UK Event

2019-06-21T16:10:49+00:00

Sophie Gray, Senior Project Manager at Mind & Body, King’s Health Partners King’s Health Partners and our partner Trusts signed up to the national Equally [...]

King’s Health Partners Deliver a Successful Equally Well UK Event2019-06-21T16:10:49+00:00

Putting the mouth back in the body – why oral health matters in mental health care

2019-05-13T07:56:20+00:00

 Sara Hurley, CDO England It is an uncomfortable fact that people with mental health difficulties are disproportionately affected by poor oral health (Kisely et al., [...]

Putting the mouth back in the body – why oral health matters in mental health care2019-05-13T07:56:20+00:00

Breaking the link between smoking and severe mental illness

2019-04-15T15:23:21+00:00

Ciaran Osborne, Director of Policy, Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) More than two in five people with severe mental illness (such as schizophrenia, bipolar) [...]

Breaking the link between smoking and severe mental illness2019-04-15T15:23:21+00:00

Mental and physical health: why parity of esteem must be more than words

2019-03-25T16:39:42+00:00

Jo Lucas, written from the heart as a mental health professional, who also happens to be a Non-Executive Director for a Mental Health Trust Parity of esteem has become [...]

Mental and physical health: why parity of esteem must be more than words2019-03-25T16:39:42+00:00

Eating Disorders Awareness Week: How can Equally Well UK bridge the gap between eating disorder prevention and healthy weight management for people living with a mental illness?

2019-03-25T16:36:33+00:00

Hannah Lewis, Senior Policy and Practice Officer, Rethink Mental Illness  For too long, society’s messaging regarding obesity has been stigmatising, accusatory, and encouraging of disordered eating [...]

Eating Disorders Awareness Week: How can Equally Well UK bridge the gap between eating disorder prevention and healthy weight management for people living with a mental illness?2019-03-25T16:36:33+00:00

A Long Term Plan for Equal Health? The implications of the NHS Plan for Equally Well

2019-09-18T12:58:14+00:00

Andy Bell, Centre for Mental Health The NHS Long Term Plan was published on 7 January 2019 setting out NHS England’s priorities for the next decade [...]

A Long Term Plan for Equal Health? The implications of the NHS Plan for Equally Well2019-09-18T12:58:14+00:00