Being a PhD student shouldn’t be bad for your health

This week, the First International Conference on the Mental Health & Wellbeing of Postgraduate Researchers will take place in Brighton, UK. The goal of the two-day meeting (which is sold out) is to address a simple, urgent truth: that many PhD students and postdoctoral researchers are overworked and overstressed — and their mental health is suffering because of it. This troubling picture has become clear from studies over the past few years. One, of a group of PhD students in Flanders, Belgium, found that they were more than twice as…

AP SSC Result 2019 DECLARED: Andhra Pradesh AP 10th results out @ bseape.org, bieap.gov.in

AP SSC Result 2019 DECLARED: Andhra Pradesh AP 10th results out @ bseape.org, bieap.gov.in AP SSC Result 2019: The results of AP Class 10th Result 2019 have been declared by the Board of Secondary Education Andhra Pradesh (BSEAP) today, May 14 , 2019. All the Andhra Pradesh AP 10th candidates can check the their AP SSC Result 2019 on the official website of BSEAP, the link for which is bieap.gov.in . All the candidates can check the AP Class 10 or AP SSC results on third party website, manabadi.com .…

Grief can impact health for years, according to study

The death of a close friend can have an impact on health and wellbeing for up to four years, research has found. Academics also suggest women experience worse effects than men. They collected data from 26,515 people over 14 years, and found a range of negative consequences experienced by those who had a close friend die. In the four years after a death, significantly adverse wellbeing was found in people both physically and psychologically. Dr Liz Forbat, of Stirling University, said: “Much of the previous research around grief and bereavement…