Amy Penn; inspiring a legacy of love and hope

Amy Penn; inspiring a legacy of love and hope

Daring to Dream’s mission is to support the emotional health and wellbeing of adults living with physical illness in Wales. Why does this matter? It matters because we experience illness (and the impact of its treatments and interventions) physically and emotionally....
Emotional health versus mental health: the difference

Emotional health versus mental health: the difference

Monday 10th October is World Mental Health Day.Often the terms mental health and emotional health are used interchangeably.However, mental, and emotional health have very different meanings and it is important to differentiate between the two. Mental health influences...
Jules

Jules

Jules Godden is master trainer & Co-ordinator for Gwent of the Education Programmes for Patients (EPP). She is passionate about patients taking ownership of their conditions and health professionals truly listening and trusting their patient. Jules’ patient...
James

James

I’m James Barnett Despite kidney problems from birth, I count myself as becoming a kidney patient at age 24 when I went for a routine health screening with my GP. Despite having no symptoms, I was diagnosed with End Stage Renal Failure and referred to UHW Cardiff...