NursingRestoring a Sense of Belonging: The Unsung Importance of Casual Relationships for Older Adults
Studies have found that older adults with a broad array of "weak" as well as "close" ties enjoy better physical...
Clinical CareWomen Say California Insurer Makes It Too Hard to Get Drug for Postpartum Depression
However, California's new law has been hailed by advocates as a national model for mental health reform.
StrategyFacing Headwinds on New Alzheimer's Drug, Biogen Launches Controversial Campaign
The drugmaker is running an educational campaign directed at the consumer, one who is already worried about whether those lost...
Clinical CareWith a Diagnosis at Last, Black Women with ADHD Start Healing
The longer girls with ADHD aren't diagnosed and treated, the more their problems are likely to worsen as they grow...
StrategyWellSpan CEO on Addressing Vaccine Hesitancy and Expanding Care Access in PA
Roxanna Gapstur, PhD, RN, CEO of WellSpan Health, highlights two recently launched initiatives to expand access to quality women's health,...
StrategyPaying Billions for Controversial Alzheimer's Drug? How About Funding This Instead?
The total annual price tag would come to $56 billion if the average list price, $56,000, is applied to the...
Clinical CareSutter Health Launches Behavioral Health Tool to Support Young People
Scout by Sutter Health combines downloadable information with human nonclinical guides to help young people with anxiety, depression, and stress.
Clinical CareNo Vacancy: How a Shortage of Mental Health Beds Keeps Kids Trapped Inside ERs
Parents and advocates for kids' mental health say that the ER can't provide appropriate care and that the warehousing of...
TechnologyIn a Murky Sea of Mental Health Apps, Consumers Left Adrift
For tech startups looking to cash in on unmet need, that translates into more than 50 million potential customers.
TechnologySenate Bill Aims to Remove In-Person Requirement for Mental Health Services
American Telemedicine Association applauds the introduction of the Telemental Health Care Access Act.
Covid-19For Toddlers, Pandemic Shapes Development During Formative Years
Child development experts wonder about what, if any, long-term mental health and development consequences young children may face.
StrategyViolent Colorado Arrest Puts Spotlight on How Police Treat Disabled People
Training on how to interact with disabled people varies, but the basics include identifying such individuals early in an encounter...