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Local health agency provided screening, appointments for migrants in Burr Ridge: 'Our goal is to provide care to everyone who needs it'

Local health agency provided screening, appointments for migrants in Burr Ridge: ‘Our goal is to provide care to everyone who needs it’

With buses full of asylum seekers and families arriving in Chicago from Texas, local organizations like VNA Health Care have stepped up to provide care and comfort over the past few weeks. The patient-centered nonprofit provider that serves more patients in suburban Chicago than any other community health center in the area, was recently approached …

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Task Force Recommends Screening for Anxiety for All Adults Under 65

Task Force Recommends Screening for Anxiety for All Adults Under 65

By By Cara Murez HealthDay Reporter, health day reporter (Health Day) TUESDAY, Sept. 20, 2022 (HealthDay News) — In what amounts to public acknowledgment that anxiety disorders have run rampant during the pandemic, an influential group of experts recommends for the first time that all American adults under the age of 65 be screened for …

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In a first, a health panel calls for systematic screening for anxiety in adults

In a first, a health panel calls for systematic screening for anxiety in adults

In a nod to the country’s pressing mental health crisis, an influential group of medical experts is recommending for the first time that adults under the age of 65 be screened for anxiety. The draft recommendations, from the U.S. Task Force on Preventive Services, are designed to help primary care clinicians identify early signs of …

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Cosmetic injectables, which are relatively inexpensive, may cause more psychological harm to people already suffering from body image issues, say experts.

Botox for beauty? Not So Fast – Doctors Say You Should Get a Mental Health Screening First | Life

Cosmetic injectables, which are relatively inexpensive, may cause more psychological harm to people who already suffer from body image issues, experts say. The demand for cosmetic treatments has grown rapidly over the past few years. In many countries, record numbers of young people are opting for Botox treatments for cosmetic reasons. Clinicians are calling for …

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