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Anxiety can affect anyone

Would it surprise you to learn that many successful celebrities suffer from depression and anxiety? Some people think that it’s shameful and a sign of weakness… yeah, tell that to Dwayne “the Rock” Johnson!  Beyonce, Prince Harry, Adele, JK Rowling and David Beckham have all opened up about their own Read more…

Is alcohol taking over your life?

Alcohol is a big part of society – we drink to celebrate successes, to wish congratulations and even commiserations. Whilst in moderation, drinking isn’t considered a serious issue, problems arise when it becomes an habit, or is used as a coping mechanism, an easy way to self-medicate. Whether you want Read more…

Everybody needs to sleep

Everybody needs to sleep. Sleep has a vital role in maintaining both our physical and mental health. Sleep helps our bodies to heal and allows our brains to process information collected through the day. Sleep disorders like insomnia make it hard for people to get enough sleep. On top of Read more…

Beat Stress

Stress causes the body to release the hormone cortisol, which is produced by the adrenal glands. It has been known for years that elevated cortisol levels interfere with learning and memory, lower immune function and bone density, cause weight gain, increase blood pressure and cholesterol, reduce libido, and cause heart Read more…

Why Stress Makes You Fat

According to Dr Michael Mosley, chronic stress disrupts our sleep and our blood sugar levels. This leads to increased hunger and comfort eating. And that then leads to further disrupted sleep, even higher levels of stress and even more disrupted blood sugars. In time, this can lead not only to unhealthy Read more…

34% Dealing With Anxiety

“A survey of 2,000 British workers in junior and senior roles has found that 34% of us are dealing with anxiety, depression, or stress.” Contact us for help and support with stress, anxiety, confidence or self esteem.” http://metro.co.uk/2017/07/13/one-third-of-british-employees-are-dealing-with-anxiety-depression-or-stress-survey-finds-6775619/ Contact us for help and support with stress, anxiety, confidence or self Read more…

Beat The Blue Monday

You might have heard that today is “Blue Monday”, supposed to be the most depressing day of the year. For those suffering with anxiety and depression every day could be called a “blue” day (or even a “black” day).  The good news is that every day could also be the Read more…