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Could cold water swimming be used as treatment for depression

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A new case study co-authored by Professor Mike Tipton and Heather Massey in which cold water swimming is tested as a means of alleviating depression.

Period13 Sep 2018 → 8 Oct 2018

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TitleThe Mental Health Benefits of Cold Water Swimming
Media name/outletWelldoing.org
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/10/18
DescriptionArticle by a cold water swimming devotee mentions research by Professor Mike Tipton and Dr Heather Massey which showed it could help alleviate depression
Producer/AuthorVic Leeson
URLhttps://welldoing.org/article/benefits-cold-water-swimming
PersonsMike Tipton, Heather Massey
TitleCan Swimming Help Fight Depression And Anxiety? 1.4 Million People Think So
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletHuffpost
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/10/18
Description1.4 million adults believe that swimming has significantly reduced symptoms of their anxiety and depression, according to a new YouGov poll commissioned by Swim England.
Producer/AuthorNatasha Hinde
URLhttps://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/how-swimming-can-help-mental-health_uk_5bbb1cade4b0876eda9f879b?guccounter=1&guce_referrer_us=aHR0cHM6Ly93d3cuZ29vZ2xlLmNvbS8&guce_referrer_cs=V2yQLqwZnZYVi8_XuHNUpQ
PersonsMike Tipton, Heather Massey
TitleApparently Swimming in Cold Water Can Cure Depression
Media name/outletbisnis
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date19/09/18
DescriptionThe study, led by doctor Chris Van Tulleken from University College, London, and co-written by two scientists from the University of Portsmouth, discovered the fact that a woman — their patient — suffered from excessive anxiety and severe depression when she tried to swim in cold water and the woman feel better.
Producer/AuthorNur Faizah Al
URLlifestyle.bisnis.com/read/20180919/106/839745/ternyata-berenang-di-air-dingin-dapat-menyembuhkan-depresi
PersonsMike Tipton
TitleDealing With Depression? Here's How Cold Water Swimming Can Help Read more at: https://www.boldsky.com/health/wellness/2018/could-cold-water-swimming-help-treat-depression-125663.html?utm_source=/rss/boldsky-fb.xml&utm_medium=23.50.225.215&utm_campaign=client-rss
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletBold Sky
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date18/09/18
DescriptionAccording to a study report published in British Medical Journal Case Reports, swimming in cold water may be an effective treatment for depression. The study was led by television doctor Chris Van Tulleken from the University College, London, and co-authored by two scientists from the University of Portsmouth. They brought out the case of a woman with severe anxiety and depression who began cold water swimming and immediately started feeling better.
Producer/AuthorNeha Ghosh
URLhttps://www.boldsky.com/health/wellness/2018/could-cold-water-swimming-help-treat-depression-125663.html?utm_source=/rss/boldsky-fb.xml&utm_medium=23.50.225.215&utm_campaign=client-rss
PersonsMike Tipton
TitleSoğuk suda yüzmek depresyona çare mi?
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletCumhuriyet
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date15/09/18
DescriptionArticle from BBC News Turkey on a new case study co-authored by Mike Tipton and Heather Massey in which cold water swimming is tested as a means of alleviating depression.
URLwww.cumhuriyet.com.tr/haber/saglik/1082304/Soguk_suda_yuzmek_depresyona_care_mi_.html
PersonsMike Tipton, Heather Massey
TitleCould cold water swimming help treat depression?
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletThe Guardian
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/09/18
DescriptionArticle on a new case study co-authored by Professor Mike Tipton and Dr Heather Massey in which cold water swimming is tested as a means of alleviating depression
URLhttps://www.theguardian.com/science/blog/2018/sep/13/could-cold-water-swimming-help-treat-depression
PersonsMike Tipton, Heather Massey
TitleCan cold water swimming treat depression?
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletBBC
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date13/09/18
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-45487187
PersonsMike Tipton, Heather Massey

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