Author: Daniela Silva

PTSD affects one in thirteen young adults in UK

PTSD affects one in thirteen young adults in UK

One in thirteen 18-year-olds in England and Wales suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), according to a recent study. Half of those experienced a traumatic episode in the last 12 months.  The study, published by the Journal Lancet Psychiatry, reveals that over 31% of the 2,064 participants who were 18-years-old had […]

Young Sunderland girl in need of bone marrow transplant is special guest at Pallion Christmas lights switch on

Young Sunderland girl in need of bone marrow transplant is special guest at Pallion Christmas lights switch on

Chloe Gray, a seven-year-old Sunderland girl who needs a bone marrow donor, was a guest at the switch on of the Christmas lights in Pallion. Diamond Blackfan Anaemia (DBA) is a rare blood condition, affecting less than 1,000 children worldwide. DBA cuts the production of red blood cells, which are produced in the bone marrow. […]