What are the Protections for Mentally Ill People Under the American with Disabilities Act?
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What are the Protections for Mentally Ill People Under the American with Disabilities Act?

HWC Editor - April 2, 2018

  The Americans with Disabilities act was signed on July 26, 1990. The law was the product of years of…

Eliminating Substance Abuse Would Save the Economy $740 Billion a Year
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Eliminating Substance Abuse Would Save the Economy $740 Billion a Year

Rehan Ijaz - February 21, 2018

  Substance abuse is a growing problem in the United States. The National Institute for Drug Abuse estimates that 23.5…

Misinformation and Medical Marijuana: Why Public Perception Matters in MMJ Policy
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Misinformation and Medical Marijuana: Why Public Perception Matters in MMJ Policy

andrewheikkila - January 31, 2018

When you think of cannabis — or marijuana, as some call it — what do you think of? Do you…

The Data Shows an Opioid Crisis in America
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The Data Shows an Opioid Crisis in America

Aeden Smith - January 22, 2018

  In the United States 64,000 people died from drug overdoses in 2016 alone. That’s nearly twice as many deaths…

Medical Advances Aid Fight Against Pollution-Caused Skin Conditions
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Health Reform
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Medical Advances Aid Fight Against Pollution-Caused Skin Conditions

Ryan Kh - January 21, 2018

Pollution causes a variety of health problems, including slower cognitive development and asthma in children, increased leptin levels in older…

Will Killing the Individual Mandate Derail Healthcare Reform?
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Will Killing the Individual Mandate Derail Healthcare Reform?

JohnHenning - December 29, 2017

  Over the past week, President Donald Trump signed the new tax reform bill. While the bill primarily focused on…

Reduce Your Out-Of-Pocket Healthcare Costs
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Health care
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Reduce Your Out-Of-Pocket Healthcare Costs

Ashley Lipman - December 20, 2017

Before the major healthcare changes of the Obama administration, there was one thing almost everyone agreed on. All Americans should…

Spike in E-Cigarette Popularity Spells New Health Threat for 2018
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Spike in E-Cigarette Popularity Spells New Health Threat for 2018

JohnHenning - December 15, 2017

  Seventy percent of US teens are exposed to e-cig advertising, and the advertising is working, with e-cigarettes becoming more…

Can Big Data Analytics Make Telemedicine More Functional?
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Can Big Data Analytics Make Telemedicine More Functional?

Rehan Ijaz - December 13, 2017

Telemedicine, once the domain of campy 1960s films about the future to come, is a reality. Today, anyone can consult…

Recognizing When You Are Enabling A Person Struggling with Addiction
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Health care
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Recognizing When You Are Enabling A Person Struggling with Addiction

James Wilson - October 27, 2017

Helping Or Harming? Living with someone who struggles with addiction is difficult. You see them make choices that destroy their…