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Culture & Community Healthcare & Wellness

Cambiando la forma en que vemos la demencia | California Healthline

Un movimiento llamado Dementia Friend’s busca erradicar el estigma asociado al Alzheimer y a la demencia, con información y testimonios de vida. Source: Cambiando la forma en que vemos la demencia | California Healthline

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Culture & Community Healthcare & Wellness

Changing The Way We Look At Dementia  | California Healthline

A new social movement in the U.S. tackles the stigma of living with Alzheimer’s. Source: Changing The Way We Look At Dementia  | California Healthline

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Divergent News Healthcare & Wellness

Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ There’s A Really Big Health Bill In That Budget Deal | California Healthline

In this episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Alice Ollstein of Talking Points Memo, Joanne Kenen of Politico and Margot Sanger-Katz of The New York Times discuss … Source: Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ There’s A Really Big Health Bill In That Budget Deal | California Healthline

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Aging & Disability

Skip The Rocking Chairs For These Rock Stars Of Aging | California Healthline

Two women, 80 and 91, from opposite poles, agree on the art of aging. Source: Skip The Rocking Chairs For These Rock Stars Of Aging | California Healthline

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Leadership & Government

Bipartisan Senate Budget Deal Boosts Health Programs | California Healthline

The agreement would add $2 billion to the National Institutes of Health and fund community health centers around the country. But it does not include provisions to help stabilize the federal health… Source: Bipartisan Senate Budget Deal Boosts Health Programs | California Healthline

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Divergent News

Nurse Calls Cops After New Mom Seeks Help For Depression. Right Call? | California Healthline

A package of mental health bills in California aims to ensure that all new moms are screened for postpartum depression and that more support is available for those who struggle with the malady. Source: Nurse Calls Cops After New Mom Seeks Help For Depression. Right Call? | California Healthline

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Leadership & Government

New Budget Bill Eliminates IPAB, Cuts Prevention Fund, And Delays DSH Payment Cuts

  Early on February 9, 2018, both chambers of Congress passed a new bipartisan budget bill, including a continuing resolution, to avert a government shutdown, extend funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program for an additional four years, and increase domestic and military spending over the next two years. The bill also authorizes funding for community […]