Believing in God can help treat depression

The power of prayer: Believing in God can help treat depressionNew research has found that people who believe in a higher power respond better to psychiatric treatmentBenefit is not confined to a specific religion By Rachel Reilly PUBLISHED: 17:23 GMT, 25 April 2013 | UPDATED: 07:06 GMT, 26 April 2013 A strong faith in a higher power has been shown to improve mental health Belief in God may improve treatment for those suffering with depression, says a new study.

Arthritis sufferers have to wait THREE YEARS to be diagnosed condemning them to "unbearable pain"

Arthritis sufferers have to wait THREE YEARS to be diagnosed condemning them to 'unbearable pain' | UPDATED: 00:17 GMT, 9 May 2012 Crippling: Patients with osteoarthritis wait an average of nearly three years to be diagnosed and referred for treatment, according to a report by Arthritis Care More than a quarter of arthritis sufferers have to visit their GP at least three times to get a diagnosis, a report reveals.