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Viewpoints: Lessons On Mental Health Issues Facing Students On Campuses; Denying Immigrants Medication, Food Is Nothing But Child Abuse

Opinion writers weigh in on these health topics and others. The Wall Street Journal: There Is A Mental-Health Crisis On Campus Technology has in many ways have made life easy—certainly much easier than before. So why did one recent study find that the rate of moderate to severe depression among U.S. college students rose from… Read More »

FDA issues cybersecurity warning about Medtronic insulin pumps

The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday warned patients and providers to be aware that certain Medtronic MiniMed insulin pumps are being recalled because of potential cybersecurity risks. According to the regulatory agency, the recalled pumps include Medtronic’s MiniMed 508 insulin pump and MiniMed Paradigm series insulin pumps, which wirelessly connect to patients’ blood glucose… Read More »

Planned Parenthood’s Alencia Johnson on how Hollywood can help highlight critical issues facing women

(Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images) Hollywood is finally seeing more Black women in positions of power who are working hard to tell our stories in an authentic and impactful way. These stories are crucial to amplifying real-life issues affecting our communities. TheGrio caught up with Alencia Johnson, Director of public engagement at Planned Parenthood Federation… Read More »