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Hispanic, Black Students Less Likely To Receive Help For Mental Health Problems

Hispanic, Black Students Less Likely To Receive Help For Mental Health Problems

Black and Hispanic students are less likely to get proper mental health treatment than their white counterparts despite having similar rates of mental health problems, a new study shows. Led by Dr. Lyndonna Marrast, of the Harvard Medical School, researchers examined data involving youngsters under 18 years old and young adults aged 18 to 34 [...]

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Black, Hispanic Students Less Likely To Receive Mental Health Treatment Than White Students: Study

Black, Hispanic Students Less Likely To Receive Mental Health Treatment Than White Students: Study

A new study has found that despite having a similar rate of mental health problems as white students, black and Hispanic students are less likely to receive proper mental health treatment, showcasing inherent racial inequalities that may be plaguing educational institutions. The research, led by Dr. Lyndonna Marrast, then of the Harvard Medical School, was [...]

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The looming public health crises threatening to take down China’s health care system

The looming public health crises threatening to take down China’s health care system

The slender, steel needle pierced Mary Shi’s pudgy belly. The sharp point pricked her skin and as her thumb pushed down on the syringe, cloudy insulin began to swim in her bloodstream. Shi was running out of places to inject herself: her stomach, arms and legs all bore the bruising from regular shots. More importantly, [...]

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Stem Cells Provide Alternative to Hip Replacement Surgery

Stem Cells Provide Alternative to Hip Replacement Surgery

The utilization of stem cells in the medical industry captures the attention of critics, while opening the door to new medical discoveries. Healthcare professionals are focusing on a new type of treatment (hip replacement) using stem cells, to rebuild cartilage and restore bone density. This new discovery could put an end to traditional hip replacement [...]

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Could CONCEPT FUND SOLUTIONS PLC DBXT WORLD HEALTH CARE Crash Even More? The Stock Just Had a Gap Down

Could CONCEPT FUND SOLUTIONS PLC DBXT WORLD HEALTH CARE Crash Even More? The Stock Just Had a Gap Down

The stock of CONCEPT FUND SOLUTIONS PLC DBXT WORLD HEALTH CARE (LON:XDWH) gapped down by GBX 0.03 today and has GBX 24.59 target or 11.00% below today’s GBX 27.63 share price. The 6 months technical chart setup indicates high risk for the GBX company. The gap down was reported on Aug, 5 by Barchart.com. If [...]

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Zika arrives in US: Debunking top myths about the virus

Zika arrives in US: Debunking top myths about the virus

With the Rio Olympics starting Friday in the country where over 165,000 suspected Zika cases have been reported this year, and local mosquito-borne Zika virus transmission reported in Florida, it’s natural to be concerned about the infectious disease that’s been dominating headlines. While some information about the outbreak is available— such as transmission,  symptoms and [...]

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Florida Zika virus has health, travel experts urging caution

Florida Zika virus has health, travel experts urging caution

Windsorites planning winter vacations in Florida should educate themselves about Zika virus, warns health officials and a Windsor travel agent currently booking vacations. U.S. government health officials on Monday warned pregnant women to avoid a Zika-stricken section of Miami after the number of people feared infected through mosquito bites in the country climbed to 14. Anyone who has visited [...]

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World Health Organization Chief Says Zika Risk Is Low at Rio Olympics

World Health Organization Chief Says Zika Risk Is Low at Rio Olympics

The head of the world health body said she’s going to the games. The risk of Zika virus infections at the Olympic Games is both low and manageable, the chief of the World Health Organization said on Friday, a week before the event kicks off in Rio de Janeiro. Nearly half a million people are [...]

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£40,000 boost from first health summit

£40,000 boost from first health summit

A global health conference held in Carlisle brought in more than £40,000 to the local economy over three days, organisers have revealed. Now they have spoken of thier hope that the World Health Innovation Summit (WHIS) will return to the city next year – providing a platform of growing influence on part of the world [...]

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Can Google’s DeepMind solve the world’s health problems with your medical records?

Can Google’s DeepMind solve the world’s health problems with your medical records?

Google’s DeepMind is an artificial intelligence technology designed to learn and think like humans but on a grand scale and in even better ways to solve problems facing human beings. Tech kingpin Google has been turning its artificial eyes toward healthcare in an attempt to help clinicians solve vexing health problems. Google has partnered with [...]

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International politics unfold at World Health Assembly

International politics unfold at World Health Assembly

USC students in an immersive global health course landed front-row seats to watch international politics play out at the 69th World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva, Switzerland. Afterward, they sat down with leaders from multinational organizations to learn how health governance works on a grand scale. The 12 public health students were embedded in May [...]

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Hormone That Reverses Cell Aging in Humans Identified

Hormone That Reverses Cell Aging in Humans Identified

The human body has hidden secrets scientists are just now discovering. Scientists have known that the human body can heal itself naturally, and now they realize that it can ultimately regenerate dying cells. During a clinical trial, the discovery of a new hormone found in males has shown some promising results in countering the effects [...]

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