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'Recovery is possible': A third of people seeking help for eating disorders have had one for over 10 years
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'Recovery is possible': A third of people seeking help for eating disorders have had one for over 10 years

Aug 12th 2017, 9:00 PM 17,346 Views 9 Comments

Charity Bodywhys said that a large number seeking help 10 years on have never accessed any form of treatment.

'I can do what I feel is needed': Bertrand immerses himself in relief effort for fire victims
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'I can do what I feel is needed': Bertrand immerses himself in relief effort for fire victims

Jun 17th 2017, 8:25 PM 7,752 Views 6 Comments

The 27-year-old Southampton and England defender is from Southwark in central London.

'Mental health is part of us all; We’ve all been heartbroken, we’ve all had moments of glory'
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# Green Ribbon Campaign

'Mental health is part of us all; We’ve all been heartbroken, we’ve all had moments of glory'

May 17th 2017, 8:30 PM 634 Views 25 Comments

This is the best advice I can give to someone going through a difficult time, writes Barbara Brennan.

Police were called 2,738 times about domestic abuse over Christmas
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# Northern Ireland

Police were called 2,738 times about domestic abuse over Christmas

Feb 1st 2017, 8:22 AM 8,131 Views 17 Comments

The PSNI received 95 calls related to domestic abuse on Christmas Day.

Ryanair's marketing guru: 'Coming from England to visit your Irish granny is not tourism'
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# Charm Offensive

Ryanair's marketing guru: 'Coming from England to visit your Irish granny is not tourism'

Nov 18th 2016, 7:51 AM 26,998 Views 44 Comments

Kenny Jacobs accused the tourism sector of having a ‘very Anglo way of looking at things’.

'It's not right any one player being targeted for one mistake he makes on a pitch'
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'It's not right any one player being targeted for one mistake he makes on a pitch'

May 6th 2016, 12:05 AM 6,458 Views 2 Comments

Mayo star Diarmuid O’Connor has sympathy for Cork goalkeeper Anthony Casey.

Michael Noonan 'presumes' talks with Fianna Fáil will begin after Thursday
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Michael Noonan 'presumes' talks with Fianna Fáil will begin after Thursday

Mar 8th 2016, 2:53 PM 13,208 Views 62 Comments

It’s the first time a senior Fine Gael minister has openly discussed negotiations with Fianna Fáil.

Massive increase in new callers to service for childhood abuse victims
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Massive increase in new callers to service for childhood abuse victims

Dec 13th 2015, 4:46 PM 10,699 Views 20 Comments

The most common overall setting for abuse was in the family with one quarter of these callers saying their fathers abused them.

How to reach out to someone who is feeling down: a guide
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# Littlethings

How to reach out to someone who is feeling down: a guide

Dec 30th 2014, 9:30 PM 33,128 Views 9 Comments

All over the festive season, TheJournal.ie is bringing you tried and tested ways to help you keep your mental health in fine fettle.

Increases in domestic violence against men
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Increases in domestic violence against men

Nov 19th 2014, 12:48 PM 7,488 Views 36 Comments

A new report from domestic abuse service ‘Amen’ has shown an increase in reported incidents.

Luis Suarez's latest stance on biting - 'I am not doing that anymore'
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From The42
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Luis Suarez's latest stance on biting - 'I am not doing that anymore'

Aug 19th 2014, 7:00 PM 3,547 Views 18 Comments

The Uruguayan striker became embroiled in more controversy during this summer’s World Cup.

How rugby's Fitzgerald and Hanrahan helped Kerry's Donaghy in injury battle
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From The42
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How rugby's Fitzgerald and Hanrahan helped Kerry's Donaghy in injury battle

Aug 3rd 2014, 8:00 AM 13,647 Views 10 Comments

The Kingdom star got the advice of leading rugby stars when battling injures in 2014.

New app gives access to local mental health services
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New app gives access to local mental health services

Jul 7th 2013, 8:30 PM 11,230 Views 22 Comments

The initiative aims to remove the reluctance of some people to physically ask for help.

Helpline receives 15,000 calls from older people in 2012
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Helpline receives 15,000 calls from older people in 2012

Jan 8th 2013, 9:46 AM 2,383 Views 4 Comments

The helpline, operated by Third Age Ireland, was especially busy over the Christmas period, as older people dealt with bereavement, financial worries, and having to say goodbye to family members who have emigrated.