Navigation Links
Mental Health of Children on the Decline

UK-The mental well being of young children of today seems to be disintegrating at an alarming rate. Studies carried out by NCH, the childrens charity, found that one in ten children now has a mental health disorder to a clinically significant level.

The research says that More than a million children have mental health problems, a doubling of the number in a generation. Emotional problems and conduct disorders have become twice as common since the 1930s

The NCH based its conclusion on three studies carried out in recent years.

The charity also carried out a survey "to test and compare our research findings with the experiences and views of the general public".

It found that the public believed emotional wellbeing was more important than family income, physical health, and IQ.

The mental health of the young today is an epidemic of disorders ranging from depression, anxiety and anorexia to violent delinquency. It is the lifestyle of the present that has to be blamed for the kind of problems that the children are facing. It is forcing the children to grown much faster than they actually should. The innocence and childhood seems to be lost in the background.

Junk food diet, binge drinking, breaking down of families and its values, increasing availability of drugs, sexy images projected by magazines, marketing by many companies aimed at the children, exam pressures as well as peer pressures are the main reasons for the ill health of the mental well being of the children.

NCH, called for urgent action to prevent mental health problems wrecking the prospects of a generation.

Influenced by super models and celebrities to look like them, the number of children admitted to the hospital with eating disorders has, shot up to more than a third in the last 10 years.

The study, based on a survey of nearly 8,000 children, also found that youngsters with serious beh
'"/>




Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Mental illness a key factor in suicide
2. Mental retardation linked to brain protein
3. Mental growth in babies at risk
4. Reduced Fatigue Boosts Mental Health
5. Mental Health Services for Children
6. Mentally Demanding Jobs Found To Reduce The Risk Of Alzheimer’
7. Diabetics To Seek Mental Counseling To Cope With Stress
8. Exercise Can Decrease Mental Decline
9. Low Socioeconomic Status May Lead To Mental Illness
10. Mental health may deteriorate as early as in the teens
11. Folic Acid Retards Mental Decline In Middle Aged Subjects
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: Mental Health Children the Decline

(Date:4/17/2014)... targets that could be used to provide relief ... London made the discovery when researching how pain ... body. , Dr Marzia Malcangio said: "We have ... and our findings could help chemotherapy patients who ... side effect of some chemotherapy drugs (such as ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... the April issue of Experimental Biology and ... Drs. Rex Gaskins and Paul Kenis in the ... of the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign describe their ... reactions underlie a variety of cell functions including ... these crucial roles in regulating normal cellular behavior, ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... review published in the April issue of Immunity ... Institute for Medical Research, says it,s time to take ... to treating sepsis, which kills millions worldwide every ... when molecules released into the bloodstream to fight an ... is necessary for maintaining good health without inflammation, ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... 2014U.S. military personnel who served in Iraq and ... brain injury (TBI) were compared to military personnel ... reasons. Differences in measures of overall disability, cognitive ... injury are reported in an article in ... Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article is ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... (April 16, 2014) The cause of neuronal death ... study proposes that neurons may be mistaken for foreign ... similar to the way autoimmune diseases like type I ... cells. The study was published April 16, 2014, in ... and likely controversial, idea in Parkinson,s disease; but if ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:New pain relief targets discovered 2Health News:Live cell imaging reveals distinct alterations of subcellular glutathione potentials 2Health News:Feinstein Institute researcher publishes new perspective on sepsis 2Health News:Long-term effects of battle-related 'blast plus impact' concussive TBI in US military 2Health News:Is Parkinson's an autoimmune disease? 2
... prevailing trend among kids of today, who have turned ... options.// ,Researchers from university of waterloo conducted ... about eating wrong from a tender age. Parents ... which is a leading cause of increasing obesity rates, ...
... number of tuberculosis cases detected annually in Thailand ... Nation reports.// ,According to Somchai Pinyopornpaitch, ... TB cases have increased for several years despite ... currently 50 per 100,000 people, with 90,000 new ...
... the go-ahead to the new cosmetic filler, Radiesse, to ... in patients with AIDS or HIV. This calcium based ... collagen. ,To ascertain the potential benefits of ... HIV patients suffering facial lipoatrophy. The patients were given ...
... called as ‘Mindfulness’ is now being taught to Queensland women ... solution for women who struggle with binge eating and bulimia. ... with the emotions that trigger their binges. ... on food and controlling eating and more on providing freedom ...
... a simple equation; more guns, more murders. ,In ... School of Public Health came out with results of a ... is a hot topic in US, where the case for ... US households owns a gun,according to current data. ...
... on the surprise findings of a study appearing in the ... that scientists have discovered histamine,// the inflammatory compound released during ... ,They say that histamine can be produced ... Blood Cells (WBC) that is the major component of pus. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:WBC in Lung Produces Histamine: Study 2Health News:WBC in Lung Produces Histamine: Study 3
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 AARP Foundation today announced ... older adults suffering from the severe cold weather that has ... committed to helping those in need; so to support these ... contributions up to $250,000, which could mean up to $500,000 ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... DUBLIN , January 15, 2014 Shire plc ... waived the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) approval condition to the ... Incorporated (NASDAQ: VPHM).   As a result of the ... Shire expects to complete the tender offer on January 24, 2014 ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... GARDENS, Fla. , Jan. 15, 2014  In an unprecedented effort ... and TB in ambulances and other transport vehicles, an advanced and ... by rescue personnel for the first time. In ... contact with these deadly pathogens, West Palm Beach ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:AARP Foundation Establishes Winter Relief Fund for Older Adults Suffering from the Severe Cold Weather 2AARP Foundation Establishes Winter Relief Fund for Older Adults Suffering from the Severe Cold Weather 3Shire Waives OFT Condition Relating to the Acquisition of ViroPharma Inc. 2Shire Waives OFT Condition Relating to the Acquisition of ViroPharma Inc. 3Superbugs No Longer Ride In Rescue Vehicles 2
... EAST SETAUKET, N.Y., Dec. 19, 2011  An article in the ... of the National Academy of Sciences USA , reported ... therapeutic potential in a laboratory model of Gaucher disease  ... and president of Lixte said, "This is a novel ...
... MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Dec. 19, 2011  Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, ... VRX) announced that effective December 16, 2011, the ... a dermatology unit of Sanofi (EURONEXT: SAN and ... International, Inc. Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Lixte Biotechnology Holdings Compound LB-205 Reported to Have Therapeutic Potential for Gaucher Disease 2Lixte Biotechnology Holdings Compound LB-205 Reported to Have Therapeutic Potential for Gaucher Disease 3
... refrigerated multifunction centrifuges are equally capable of high ... sound level with a large range of rotors ... exchange system without tools ensures that the required ... Instant rotor exchange (5 sec.) with ...
... Drug Discovery, Biotechnology, Genomic and ... special Quality Control over Sample Preparation ... an advanced benchtop ventilated centrifuge accommodates ... high capacity production throughput. High throughput ...
... A common sight in laboratories everywhere, ... rugged, dependable centrifuge standards for decades ... The Model K's simple, classic design ... it a standard for centrifuge performance, ...
Inquire...
Medicine Products: