Commissioner exposes failures in mental health care after death of man who spoke of suicide

Jemma Cheer/Stuff A man in his 60s who died after self-harm was botched due to poor record keeping and communication, notes the Health and Disability Commissioner. (Stock photo) Warning: This story is about self-harm. Poor record keeping and communication are at the root of mental health care failures for a man in his 60s who … Read more

ALS: Omega-3 fatty acids linked to 50% lower risk of death.

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Share on PinterestOmega-3s, found in foods such as fish and nuts, may be beneficial for people with ALS, a progressive and incurable disease. Ingrid Bertens/Stocksy Omega-3 fatty acids are known to have a variety of health benefits. Harvard University researchers have now found that people with ALS who eat foods rich in omega-3 fatty acids … Read more