mardi 25 avril 2017

'Trauma Teams' To Help Boston Residents In Higher Crime Areas Cope In Wake Of Violence

'Trauma Teams' To Help Boston Residents In Higher Crime Areas Cope In Wake Of Violence
A neighborhood health clinic partnered with a community-based organization will join forces to help connect those suffering in the aftermath of homicides and other violence with trauma services.

Study Finds A Rare, 'Small Silver Lining' Of Climate Change: More Exercise

Study Finds A Rare, 'Small Silver Lining' Of Climate Change: More Exercise
In 2099, people may be as active in February as they are now in March, the study finds.

Pediatric Refugee Clinic At Yale Helps Children 'Move Beyond The Trauma'

Pediatric Refugee Clinic At Yale Helps Children 'Move Beyond The Trauma'
Refugee health assessments at a Yale University clinic take time and require cross-cultural medical knowledge.

lundi 24 avril 2017

UVM Clinic Offers Therapies To Help Resettled Refugees Work Through Trauma

UVM Clinic Offers Therapies To Help Resettled Refugees Work Through Trauma
Connecting Cultures clinic, based at the University of Vermont, offers mental health treatment services to refugees struggling with tragic memories and adjusting to living in the U.S.

samedi 22 avril 2017

March For Science Moments: Harvard Dean's Outrage, Stories Of Lives Saved

March For Science Moments: Harvard Dean's Outrage, Stories Of Lives Saved
From the dean of Harvard Med to a girl saved from dying of cancer, some voices from the Longwood rally before Saturday's March For Science in Boston.

vendredi 21 avril 2017

Leaders Of Boston Medical Powerhouses Back 'March For Science'

Leaders Of Boston Medical Powerhouses Back 'March For Science'
The March for Science, says Dr. Jason Wasfy of Massachusetts General Hospital, "is not about politics so much as it is about really hammering home that science matters. And in biomedical science, it matters for our patients' lives."

jeudi 20 avril 2017

Churches Step Up To Help With Opioid Epidemic, But Spirituality's Role In Treatment Is Controversial

Churches Step Up To Help With Opioid Epidemic, But Spirituality's Role In Treatment Is Controversial
Many local religious leaders say a new part of their mission is to understand and help with the ravages of the opioid epidemic, but the issue of spirituality and addiction treatment is complicated.