News tagged with cognitive health

SPARX launched to aid youth mental health

A self-help computer-based E-therapy programme called SPARX, developed to support young people experiencing mild to moderate depression or anxiety, was launched by Prime Minister John Key at the University of Auckland today.

Apr 29, 2014
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Warm water immersion boosts brain's blood

Water immersion has the potential to provide more benefits than previously thought, according to researchers who have found it increases blood flow in the brain.

Mar 25, 2014
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New study combats depression in carers

Psychologists from the University of Exeter are trialling an innovative new type of support to help relatives and friends who care for stroke survivors – with studies showing that currently one in three ...

Feb 28, 2014
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Reducing medical errors with wireless technologies

Medical mistakes happen every day, even with the best doctors and nurses. One way to reduce medical errors is to adopt new wireless technologies that improve health care and reduce costs, according to researchers ...

Feb 25, 2014
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