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A science charity wants to replicate cancer research culture in mental health
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A science charity wants to replicate cancer research culture in mental health

People with mental health problems are more likely to lose their benefits
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People with mental health problems are more likely to lose their benefits

Changemakers: Blindboy is tackling men’s mental health with podcasts
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Changemakers: Blindboy is tackling men’s mental health with podcasts

Confronting the reality of meat with Sophie Faldo’s ‘Travels With A Goat’
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Confronting the reality of meat with Sophie Faldo’s ‘Travels With A Goat’

The iPod Pharmacy will turn your old music player into portable therapy
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The iPod Pharmacy will turn your old music player into portable therapy

The Body Coach Joe Wicks explains how to live healthily on a limited budget
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The Body Coach Joe Wicks explains how to live healthily on a limited budget

Seasonal eating is not only cheaper, it’s tastier too
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Seasonal eating is not only cheaper, it’s tastier too

A turbulent summer has sent British food prices soaring
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A turbulent summer has sent British food prices soaring

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London vegan eatery Cafe Van Gogh is smashing poverty one plate at a time

Grenfell recipes: How food is putting the heart back into the community
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Grenfell recipes: How food is putting the heart back into the community

Chris Packham: Here’s why I’m going vegan
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Chris Packham: Here’s why I’m going vegan

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From farm to fork: Our Food Special digs in to all things edible

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I’m fat. You’re fat. We’re all fat

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We all owe a debt of gratitude to the brave pioneers of anaesthesia

Ancient stories could be the key to understanding our own future
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Ancient stories could be the key to understanding our own future

‘Notes on a Nervous Planet’: An interview with anxiety author Matt Haig
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‘Notes on a Nervous Planet’: An interview with anxiety author Matt Haig

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What are the links between homelessness and mental health?
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What are the links between homelessness and mental health?

Women are launching a Wikipedia food fight against male-heavy cookery content
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Women are launching a Wikipedia food fight against male-heavy cookery content

Big Issue founder John Bird meets group tackling child mental ill health
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Big Issue founder John Bird meets group tackling child mental ill health

Big Issue readers share their own experiences of Britain’s mental health care
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Big Issue readers share their own experiences of Britain’s mental health care

The reality of Britain’s underfunded, overburdened mental health services
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The reality of Britain’s underfunded, overburdened mental health services

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A social network for grieving youth is breaking the taboo of death

Dr Christian: Our NHS hasn’t kept pace and it’s “deeply flawed”
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Dr Christian: Our NHS hasn’t kept pace and it’s “deeply flawed”

Talking is a good start, but the mental health crisis goes far deeper
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Talking is a good start, but the mental health crisis goes far deeper

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10 things I learned running 401 marathons in 401 days

The media still has a long way to go in portraying mental health accurately
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The media still has a long way to go in portraying mental health accurately

Organ donation: The light within the darkness
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Organ donation: The light within the darkness

How your brain operates when using social media
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How your brain operates when using social media

Homelessness and the mental health scandal
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Homelessness and the mental health scandal

How to take strength from pain
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How to take strength from pain

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All aboard! Hop on the vintage clothes bus that’s a real talking shop

Why it’s good talk about mental health
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Why it’s good talk about mental health

Meet the council combatting rural isolation in the elderly
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Meet the council combatting rural isolation in the elderly