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Music therapy – a non-medical treatment for depression

The World Health Organization estimates that over 300 million people globally have depression (Patrick & Connick 2019). According to WHO research, depression is a prevalent mental health problem affecting over 300 million individuals worldwide. Prolonged depression has also been a significant source of disability around the globe. Furthermore, severe depression has been linked to suicide, […] The post Music therapy <strong>– </strong>a non-medical treatment for depression appeared first on LAB Focus.

Effect of air pollution on pregnancy outcome

Environmental pollution can be described as the introduction of substances or different forms of energy into the environment at higher rate than it can be removed. There are various kinds of environmental pollution with land, sea, water and air being the major types (National Geographic 2022). These pose a negative impact on human health, environment […] The post Effect of air pollution on pregnancy outcome appeared first on LAB Focus.

Foreign language nursing students and their challenges in clinical placements

Global migration and internationalisation relate to higher education. Students all over the world have a chance to apply to study a higher degree programme in different countries. (A Lee et al. 2019.) Korhonen et al. (2019) state that the number of international students is steadily increasing in Europe. Demand for healthcare personnel is growing in […] The post Foreign language nursing students and their challenges in clinical placements appeared first on LAB Focus.