Actively supporting young people at work to lead healthier lives – a new pledge for employers

This week we’re taking a look at health and the workplace. I was interested to read my cousin the Mental Elf’s blog, last week, on services to promote the mental health of university students, and to hear about a new move to support young people starting their first job to look after their health. The Health [read the full story…]

Exploring suicidal thoughts in the very elderly: a Swedish study

The Elf Mother has just passed 80 and she’s not too impressed with old age. Another Elder Elf in this bit of the woodland disagrees. “It has its advantages”, she was telling me; “all those things you don’t have to do, and people you don’t have to see!” Elf Mother did concede she has a [read the full story…]