Visitor numbers are expected to top 20,000 at the second coming of youth well-being and education movement Zeminar, which aims to equip Generation Z with the tools to deal with life’s challenges, writes
Wed, 20 Sep, 2017
In a special report, Irish Examiner journalists looks at teen mental health. A special Irish Examiner / ReachOut Ireland teen mental health survey was designed to capture the views of teenagers in Ireland in relation to youth mental health and the issues that affect them.
Fri, 31 Mar, 2017
Department of Health figures suggest that around 200,000 people suffer from eating disorders, so the number of people affected by this heartrending condition is a multiple of that. Parents and siblings, relatives and friends are often left bewildered as they watch a loved one suffer from this indiscriminate, complex mental health problem.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
CELEBRITY designer Liz Hurley is in the firing line for selling teeny weeny children’s bikinis. Her latest swimwear range for eight to 13-year-old girls includes a leopard-print string bikini, the Cheetah Cha Cha, the Collette Bikini, a barely there top with a cheetah trim and the Tweeny Polly Bikini, a ruffled two-piece. The under-eight range also includes two-pieces and bikinis. The collection has been slammed by parents as being totally inappropriate.
Sun, 30 Sep, 2012
IT is an unfortunate but entirely illustrative irony that Eating Disorders Awareness Week began yesterday, just as half the world sat up agog at the chemically and surgically modified waif-women who high-heeled it up the red carpet to the Oscars ceremony at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angles or at London Fashion Week.
Tue, 24 Feb, 2009