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During the week, people are encouraged to take a few simple steps to improve end of life experiences.
Mental Health Awareness Week starts on the 11th of May
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May's Health in focus highlights National Walking Month, Action on Stroke Month, Mental Health Awareness Week, Hay fever: allergy to pollen and spring health.
"Terrible twos?" asks the Mail Online, going on to say that, "the bacteria in your child's gut may be to blame for their bad behaviour". The story is based on research that showed links between the types of bacteria in stool samples from two-year-old children, and their behaviour and temperament.
"Women who take the latest generations of contraceptive pills are at a greater risk of potentially lethal blood clots," The Times reports. While the increase in risk is statistically significant, it is very small in terms of individual risk