Tag Archives: Health

What Would Giving Health Care to Undocumented Immigrants Mean? – The New York Times

Providing comprehensive health coverage to undocumented immigrants has long been nothing more than a wouldn’t-it-be-nice item on the far left’s wish list. But in the crowded field of candidates vying for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, nearly everyone supports it. Almost all of the 19 candidates who responded to a recent New York Times survey… Read More »

Men’s Health Month is a medical marketing marvel

June 26, 2019 Posted By Categories Gary Schwitzer is the founder and publisher of HealthNewsReview.org. He tweets as @garyschwitzer or at @HealthNewsRevu. As a kid, I remember the song, “June is bustin’ out all over” from the musical Carousel. These days, June is Men’s Health Month, and with it comes some helpful reminders. But Twitter… Read More »

Medical Clinics of North America: Focus on Women’s Mental Health

The July edition of the Medical Clinics of North America focuses on Women’s Mental Health.  Editors Susan G. Kornstein and Anita Clayton have put together a great collection of articles from experts in our field.     Update on Reproductive Rights and Women’s Mental Health. Stotland NL.  Med Clin North Am. 2019 Jul;103(4):751-766.   Update on… Read More »

One of the greatest public health risks of our time: ‘Loneliness is not an age thing’

“I cried and cried until I could cry no more. I would be ashamed to go out the next day because my eyes were so swollen.” About 100,000 older people struggle with loneliness, according to Alone Sean Moynihan (left), CEO Alone and Dr Keith Swanick. Photo: Arthur Carron One of the greatest public health risks… Read More »