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NIH-funded centers of excellence to conduct research on the role of telehealth in cancer care

NIH-funded centers of excellence to conduct research on the role of telehealth in cancer care

Sleepless nights over her children’s future as debts pile up

Sleepless nights over her children’s future as debts pile up

Her brother landed in a nursing home. She was sued over his bill.

Her brother landed in a nursing home. She was sued over his bill.

Haunted for 13 years by debt from childbirth, then rescued by a nonprofit

Haunted for 13 years by debt from childbirth, then rescued by a nonprofit

Federal health agencies announce the release of Environmental Justice Index

Federal health agencies announce the release of Environmental Justice Index

After wiping out $6.7 billion in medical debt, this nonprofit is just getting started

After wiping out $6.7 billion in medical debt, this nonprofit is just getting started

Study analyzes the risk of vector-borne Trypanosoma cruzi infection in El Salvador

Study analyzes the risk of vector-borne Trypanosoma cruzi infection in El Salvador

For medically vulnerable families, inflation’s squeeze is inescapable

For medically vulnerable families, inflation’s squeeze is inescapable

Democrats didn’t achieve all their goals, but inflation reduction act makes historic Medicare changes

Democrats didn’t achieve all their goals, but inflation reduction act makes historic Medicare changes

Combination of interventions more effective at reducing children’s symptoms of depression and anxiety

Combination of interventions more effective at reducing children’s symptoms of depression and anxiety

Tribe embraces recreational marijuana sales on reservation where alcohol is banned

Tribe embraces recreational marijuana sales on reservation where alcohol is banned

Socioeconomic deprivation associated with increased dementia risk and faster memory decline

Socioeconomic deprivation associated with increased dementia risk and faster memory decline

Researchers urge the need to amplify Indigenous-focused COVID-19 response measures

Researchers urge the need to amplify Indigenous-focused COVID-19 response measures

Researchers find decline in life expectancy among Native Americans due to COVID-19

Researchers find decline in life expectancy among Native Americans due to COVID-19

Pilot program designed to help patients manage heart failure results in fewer readmissions

Pilot program designed to help patients manage heart failure results in fewer readmissions

Nursing homes are suing the friends and family of residents to collect debts

Nursing homes are suing the friends and family of residents to collect debts

'Western style' diet high in fat and sugar can negatively affect breast milk and baby's health

'Western style' diet high in fat and sugar can negatively affect breast milk and baby's health

Religious leaders can be effective change agents for reducing intimate partner violence

Religious leaders can be effective change agents for reducing intimate partner violence

Elevated insulin resistance, advanced cell aging associated with childhood poverty

Elevated insulin resistance, advanced cell aging associated with childhood poverty

Exposure to extreme heat linked with malnutrition among children in low-income countries

Exposure to extreme heat linked with malnutrition among children in low-income countries