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August 18, 2022 | 0 comments
Latinos make up 39% of the state’s population but 5% of physicians and surgeons. A young doctor hopes to close the gap.
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August 16, 2022 | 0 comments
The move in health care to value-based payments has not solved racial health disparities. In some cases, it's even made them worse.
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August 15, 2022 | 0 comments
The Inflation Reduction Act permits Medicare to negotiate drug prices. Here's why the legislation is such a big deal for seniors.
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August 09, 2022 | 0 comments
Where was all this money going? Partly into no-bid contracts.
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August 08, 2022 | 0 comments
Also, disparities in booster access spell trouble for fall booster campaigns.
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August 05, 2022 | 0 comments
A data-driven series ushers in quick changes to California's reliance on an out-of-state youth residential treatment program.
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August 03, 2022 | 0 comments
“It can happen to anybody. It doesn’t care about your age, your race or orientation. Just look at my kids.”
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July 29, 2022 | 0 comments
Also, Biden extends pandemic rescue funds for affordable housing, while a White House summit plans for future COVID vaccines.
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July 27, 2022 | 0 comments
A bill expected to pass would prevent price gouging and limit how much older Americans must pay for medicine.
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July 26, 2022 | 0 comments
“One of my clients called me crying because she couldn’t even find the campus counseling center.”
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July 25, 2022 | 0 comments
As the number of evictions rises, a new reporting project will look at the mental health effects for children in Connecticut.
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July 25, 2022 | 0 comments
Marginalized children missing out on vaccines in Sunshine State; mask mandates become a local issue; and yes, the COVID vaccine could affect your period.
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July 22, 2022 | 0 comments
Thomas Alba attended his thrice-weekly dialysis sessions for more than a decade before receiving what physicians term an "involuntary discharge."
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July 21, 2022 | 1 comments
A growing population of unhoused Mississippians are caught in limbo between the legally accepted definition of homelessness and stable housing.



U.S. children and teens have struggled with increasing rates of depression, anxiety and suicidal behavior for much of the past decade. Join us as we explore the systemic causes and policy failures that have accelerated the crisis and its inequitable impact, as well as promising community-driven approaches and evidence-based practices. The webinar will provide fresh ideas for reporting on the mental health of youth and investigating the systems and services. Sign-up here!

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