Amelia Trevelyan

8 Added | 1 Magazine | @AmeliaTrevelyan | Keep up with Amelia Trevelyan on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Amelia Trevelyan”

Medical experts call for global drug decriminalisation

International commission urges complete reversal of repressive drug policies imposed by most governments<p>From cannabis cafes to death row: drugs laws around the world<p>An international commission of medical experts is calling for global drug decriminalisation, arguing that current policies lead to …

Crime

Breakfast isn't the most important meal of the day, says scientist

Claims that breakfast is the most important meal of the day have little scientific basis, a study suggests.<p>Dieticians and health experts have long promoted the benefits of eating breakfast as an energy booster and a way to kick-start the metabolism.<p>But the idea that skipping this meal makes you …

Junior Doctors Escalate Strike Action, British Medical Association Plans All-Out Strike For April

There will be a 'full withdrawal of labour'<p>Junior doctors will stage the first full walkout in the history of the NHS next month.<p>The British Medical …

Radiation Therapy

Medical Students Are Facing Serious Mental Health Issues

There appears to be a lack of support for medical students with mental health problems.<p>An online survey of 1,122 medical students was carried out …

Mental Health

Fixing Mental Health In The Workplace Requires A Lot More Than A Yoga Room

Companies are recognizing that our work culture is incredibly damaging to employees’ mental health. Now they need to fix it for real—not just plaster over it with gimmicks.<p>Many alcoholics avoid talking about their problem, even with close friends. Robert Tyndall came out about it to 20,000 of his …

Do Women Need More Sleep Than Men? Here's What Experts Say

The theory that women need more sleep than men has been spreading around the news this week. "Women's brains are wired differently from men's and are more complex, so their sleep need will be slightly greater," Jim Horne, director of Loughborough University's Sleep Research Centre, recently told …

Are You a Left-Brained or Right-Brained Thinker?

Are you a left-brained thinker or a right-brained thinker? We all know that we use our left-brains for logical thinking and our right-brains for …

Creativity