Academia, Anxiety and Well-Being

Recently, reports of mental health issues surrounding influences of academic pressure have been brought to the forefront of the general public’s attention – but why are these rates rocketing? Just […]

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SASB’S S5 Health Day 2018

Success at this year’s S5 Health Day! Yesterday on the 25th September, St. Andrew’s and St. Bride’s held their annual Health Day for S5 pupils. Days like these are held for […]

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Study Reveals Extent of Teen Self Harm

Warning: this article explores content you might find upsetting. If you need support, please speak to your Pupil Support teacher or another responsible adult. In recent years mental health has […]

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Increasing Number of Absences at Hairymyres Hospital Due to Mental Health

Medics are nearing the breaking-point with the largest number of stress-induced sick days in NHS Lanarkshire, according to The Royal College of Nursing. In the last three years alone, staff […]

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Scottish Government Unveils Plans To Tackle Mental Health

Over the course of the last month, it has become clear that mental health and suicide prevention have been high on the Scottish Government’s agenda. What steps are being taken […]

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Let Us Have a Lie-in

Erin Seils| Science and Technology Editior How many times throughout the average school day do you say, “I’m tired”? If you’re anything like me, and several of my classmates, it’s […]

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School VS My Mental Health

Eleanor Service | School and Local News Editor Stress. Anxiety. Depression. These three very serious things are all topics that today’s high school students are intimately familiar with, whether they […]

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Mental Health Matters

Rachael Smith | Reporter International Mental Health awareness day took place this week, on October 10th, with the purpose to destroy the stigma, raise much needed awareness and help the […]

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Massacre in Las Vegas

Today took place one of the deadliest mass shootings in American history since 1949. The gunman was confirmed to be a 64-year-old man named Stephen Paddock, he locked himself in […]

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