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Efforts honored to promote mental health among Chinese Americans

Efforts honored to promote mental health among Chinese Americans

Divulging more about the mental health care, Mr. Brahm Mohindra said that there is a tendency of experimentation in young age group leading to indulgence in alcohol and illicit drug abuse which may ...

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North Texas Children Among Those With Rare Polio-Like Illness

North Texas Children Among Those With Rare Polio-Like Illness

In recent weeks, six cases of the illness, known as acute flaccid myelitis(AFM), have been diagnosed in children in Minnesota - a state the typically sees less than one case of AFM per year, accor...

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39 kids in NY have had virus linked to polio-like illness

39 kids in NY have had virus linked to polio-like illness

Lurie Children's Hospital has treated at least two of the children diagnosed with AFM, but it had not received any additional AFM patients as of Friday. A growing number of cases are being reported ac...

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Justice Department approves $69 billion CVS Health-Aetna merger

Justice Department approves $69 billion CVS Health-Aetna merger

Both pairs say their mergers will save costs for consumers and provide better coordinated care by bringing pharmacy and insurance services under one roof. The CVS-Aetna marriage is part of a wave of c...

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Qatar Airways marks World Mental Health Day

Qatar Airways marks World Mental Health Day

Recognising that accountancy lends itself to being a more stressful profession than others because of its longer working hours, firms are getting on board by introducing initiatives around mental hea...

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(10:10 AM) County Confirms Detection Of West Nile Virus

(10:10 AM) County Confirms Detection Of West Nile Virus

Los Angeles County health officials confirmed the first West Nile virus death on Wednesday, the latest in a handful of deaths related to the illness in the state this season. The previous high after 2...

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Mental health appointment applauded by charity

Mental health appointment applauded by charity

The appointment comes as ministers and officials from more than 50 countries assemble in London for the summit. Mental health services in Britain have become increasingly stretched in recent years...

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As Climate Change Increases, Our Mental Health Declines

As Climate Change Increases, Our Mental Health Declines

He said: "Poor mental health during adolescence has an impact on educational achievement and increases the risk of alcohol and substance use and violent behaviour". The data also reveals that the risk...

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Roberts refers complaints about Kavanaugh to federal judges in Colorado

Roberts refers complaints about Kavanaugh to federal judges in Colorado

Senate Democratic leaders defended the decision as an obvious one. Then-president Barack Obama nominated Judge Merrick Garland , but Republicans used their majority to prevent Garland from even g...

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More people sectioned in Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

More people sectioned in Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust

Issues such as homelessness, exposure to violence and perceived racism are some factors that can worsen the effects of mental health illness in African Americans. "Therefore, while we pay attention ...

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HPV Vaccine Approved For Adults Up To 45

HPV Vaccine Approved For Adults Up To 45

Over 28,000 women die every year in the European Region of cervical cancer, and many more suffer long-term health consequences. The virus has many strains. An global research team led by a scien...

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Selena Gomez enters treatment facility after suffering an 'emotional breakdown'

Selena Gomez enters treatment facility after suffering an 'emotional breakdown'

A source confirmed to UsWeekly Selena "is now resting and getting treatment for a series of panic attacks related to ongoing medical issues". Another insider said Selly had "a couple of tough we...

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New plan to help British Olympic and Paralympic athletes

New plan to help British Olympic and Paralympic athletes

Jacqueline said: "I think everyone has been touched by mental health problems in some kind of way - there's probably people still that don't know how to speak up about it or what is happening to the...

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LeBron James: ‘My 14 and 11 year olds drink wine’

LeBron James: ‘My 14 and 11 year olds drink wine’

When Jeanie Buss headed down the Southern California coast on the drive that would eventually lead her to LeBron James , the Lakers owner and CEO wasn't feeling the mother-of-dragons spirit just ye...

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New mental health campaign launched across the Midlands

New mental health campaign launched across the Midlands

Half of all mental illness begin by the age of 14 years, but most cases go undetected and untreated, with serious long-term consequences for mental health, it said. Tufton said that there is need fo...

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Five kids hospitalized with rare sudden limb paralysis

This follows an unusual rise this year in cases of acute flaccid myelitis (AFM ) in several states. "The CDC has acknowledged that 362 cases of AFM have been reported since 2014, indicating an in...

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Lady Gaga co-writes powerful essay for World Mental Health Day

More shockingly, 60% of respondents believed that people with mental illness "should have their own groups to avoid contaminating healthy people" and 68% believe that they "should not be given any res...

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DC Circuit receives complaints about Kavanaugh, reportedly sends them to Supreme Court

DC Circuit receives complaints about Kavanaugh, reportedly sends them to Supreme Court

The Alaska Republican Party is considering how it might reprimand Murkowski for her vote, but " leader " McConnell said Wednesday that there is no point in challenging Murkowski because "nobody's ...

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Minnesota health officials on the lookout for rare nervous system disorder

Minnesota health officials on the lookout for rare nervous system disorder

Quinton Hill, 7, spent two weeks in a hospital undergoing a range of tests, according to his parents, before he was finally diagnosed with acute flaccid myelitis , also known as AFM, a rare and serio...

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Prince William Teases Kate Middleton About Her Painting

Prince William Teases Kate Middleton About Her Painting

This time around, Kate swapped out her usual clutch in favour of a sand-colored, crocodile-stamped Mayfair handbag from Aspinal of London, which coordinated with her heels. The Cambridges have two old...

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McConnell to AP:

McConnell to AP: "'Nobody's Going to Beat" Murkowski

Trump lauded Kavanaugh as a "brilliant jurist" and blamed Democrats for the focus on decades-old allegations of sexual misconduct that dominated debate in the weeks before the nominee's Senate confi...

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Independents Disapprove of Dems' Treatment of Kavanaugh — CNN Poll

Independents Disapprove of Dems' Treatment of Kavanaugh — CNN Poll

In April, the committee voted to approve bipartisan legislation to protect special counsel Robert Mueller from being fired in the midst of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 ele...

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Focus on children's mental health, WHO urges African leaders

Focus on children's mental health, WHO urges African leaders

It was in 1992 that it was first celebrated, an initiative by the World Federation for Mental Health. The op-ed also mentioned new research they hope will help in "scaling up" the global push to pro...

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Health department holding walk-in clinic for flu shots

Health department holding walk-in clinic for flu shots

For the 2018-2019 flu season, health officials remind health care workers that getting vaccinated from the flu can reduce influenza-related morbidity and mortality among health care workers, reduce ...

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#WorldMentalHealthDay: Are we doing enough to assist young people?

#WorldMentalHealthDay: Are we doing enough to assist young people?

And while it might be mental health week this week, Hudson said the matters needs ongoing attention the other 51 weeks of the year. Speaking on World Mental Health Day , Commission joint lead edi...

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CrossFit fundraising for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Foxborough

CrossFit fundraising for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Foxborough

This Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2018, here's How To Check Your Breasts For Lumps! "We want to find a cure so that our kids and our grandchildren never have to hear those words, have you have brea...

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Government Urged To Prioritise Investment In Mental Health

Government Urged To Prioritise Investment In Mental Health

World Mental Health Day (10 October ) is a day for global mental health education, awareness and advocacy against social stigma. This day, each October, thousands of supporters come to celebrate thi...

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Nikki Haley resigns as Donald Trump's ambassador to the UN

Nikki Haley resigns as Donald Trump's ambassador to the UN

A former governor of SC who is the daughter of Indian immigrants, Haley is a rising star in the Republican Party and is often mentioned as a possible candidate for the 2020 presidential elections....

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Modern Humans Inherited Virus Defenses From Interbreeding With Neanderthals

Modern Humans Inherited Virus Defenses From Interbreeding With Neanderthals

This could have been deadly for the human species since Neanderthals encountered many infectious viruses while living for hundreds of thousands of years outside Africa. They reasoned that descendants ...

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United Kingdom starts criminal investigation after body parts pile up

United Kingdom starts criminal investigation after body parts pile up

The Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC) said there is " absolutely no risk " to public health. Cars are parked outside Healthcare Environmental's headquarters in Northern Britain, near Sho...

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