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A new era for Europe?

The 2024 European Parliament highlights emerging right-wing influence and pressing issues from climate action to youth voter disengagement.

Loneliness can significantly harm overall health by disrupting both immune and metabolic systems.

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Both Indian law and society need to change to counter the current stigma felt by members of the queer community.

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Many parts of society need to come together to better address the problems caused by loneliness in later life.

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For people living with mental illnesses, the day-to-day challenges of managing their condition can also increase their risk of social isolation and loneliness.

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Current drug laws focus on criminalisation, causing high incarceration rates and poor outcomes. Reform is needed to prioritise harm reduction and treatment.

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Addressing youth suicide requires an intersectional and cross-institutional response. Countries need to step up and do their part.

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World Refugee Day comes as global displacement reaches a new high.

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TikTok’s viral fear food challenge aims to aid eating disorder recovery, but experts warn about potential mental health risks without professional support.

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Millions face heat stroke risk as Haj coincides with Mecca’s hottest month. Elderly pilgrims and those with chronic illnesses are most vulnerable.

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As with any environmental disaster, the impact of heat stress hits the poorer harder than the privileged.

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India is behind in handling intimate partner violence. Getting on top of the problem requires reform in law, health policy and changing attitudes.

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