Brainstorm Health Daily: May 19, 2017

FortuneAlzheimer’s. Brain cancer. Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease. Diabetes. One could sweep through the alphabet naming diseases that we don’t yet know how to cure. But doctors do know how to cure, prevent, or successfully manage (at least for some time) a much …Americans Die When They Have to Work at Being Healthy ..

County marks Mental Health Awareness Month

PR NewswireHONESDALE—The Wayne County commissioners proclaimed May to be Mental Health Awareness Month in an effort to bring to light the importance of mental health to the community and the programs available for treatment. Representatives from the Office …Ending mental health stigma ..

Tahoe Mom Talk: Work together to reduce mental health stigmas

Tahoe Daily TribuneMay is Mental Health Awareness Month, a movement that is close to my heart. Next month, it will be 11 years since I lost my brother to suicide. It took years to come to terms with his death and what led to it, but over time I’ve learned that addressing Mental Health Awareness Week | Mental Health Foundation ..

United Way: Increase mental health awareness through first aid classes

May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and Memorial Behavioral Health is committed to increasing awareness that mental illnesses are as real as other physical illnesses, and they are highly treatable. Mental health is an issue many people feel …Aaron Lennon’s breakdown must make us act to help minorities beat mental health problems See Similar Threads…United Way: Increase mental health awareness through first aid classes – The State Journal-Register

Sunday Event Set to Raise Awareness for Children’s Mental Health Needs

Carrie Crews takes photos at Thursday’s rally for Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day. A fundraiser and community event is set for Sunday. NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Up to one in five children could suffer from a mental illness; at least half of all Lake County Behavioral Health Department recognizes May as National Mental Health Month See Similar Threads…Sunday Event Set to Raise Awareness for Children’s Mental Health Needs – iBerkshires.com

The Daily 202: 10 storylines to follow as the House votes on health care

With Breanne Deppisch. THE BIG IDEA: Kevin McCarthy has guaranteed victory when the House votes today on a health care bill that would overhaul Obamacare. “Do we have the votes? Yes. Will we pass it? Yes,” the majority leader told reporters last night.Here’s What You Need to Know About the Health Care Bill See Similar Threads…The Daily 202: 10 storylines to follow as the House votes on health care – Washington Post

Lake County Behavioral Health Department recognizes May as National Mental Health Month

LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – When you or someone you love is dealing with a mental health concern, sometimes it’s a lot to handle. It is important to remember that mental health is essential to everyone’s overall health and well-being, and mental illnesses See Similar Threads…Lake County Behavioral Health Department recognizes May as National Mental Health Month – Lake County News

It’s Mental Health Awareness Month: Trumpcare’s dangerous impact on mental health care

Boing BoingLast week, I felt a great disturbance in the Force, as if millions of voices cried out in terror and were suddenly uninsurable. While tracking the Trumpcare vote (AHCA), I felt like Princess Leia, helplessly watching the Empire destroy her home planet Mental health and teens: Know the signs ..

Miss USA 2017 Kára McCullough Clarifies Her Controversial Stances on Feminism and Health Care

E! OnlineOn the heels of her Miss USA win, Kára McCullough is spending her first days with the crown putting out the flames on a controversy her words ignited. During the Q&A portion of the annual beauty pageant, the Washington, D.C. winner was asked whether Miss USA clarifies controversial health-care comments: ‘I do believe that it should be a right’ ..