Black health experts say surgeon general's comments reflect lack of awareness of black community
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Black health experts say surgeon general’s comments reflect lack of awareness of black community

Black health care professionals are offering unsolicited advice for Surgeon General Jerome Adams after his much-publicized remarks about “drugs, tobacco and alcohol” and “big momma” related to the black community and the coronavirus: Watch your mouth. At least that’s the view of Linda Goler Blount, the president and CEO of the Black Women’s Health Imperative […]

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Blue Cross Blue Shield/MassINC Survey Finds Public Health Campaign Leading to Near Universal Awareness and Action on Coronavirus

BOSTON, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An unprecedented public health campaign aimed at slowing the spread of coronavirus is having a near-universal effect on public behavior, the third week of a Massachusetts tracking poll finds. New key findings include: Weeks into the crisis, public concern about the danger of coronavirus continues to tick up. Residents see […]

Mail carrier in viral dog chase video calls for increased awareness of postal worker safety - WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather
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Mail carrier in viral dog chase video calls for increased awareness of postal worker safety – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The mail carrier in a viral dog chase video at the center of an Indianapolis man’s tort claim against the United States Postal Service (USPS) spoke Friday in an exclusive interview with News 8. Isaiah Pierson, a USPS mail carrier based at the Eastgate Post Office on the city’s east side, serves approximately 500 […]

HHS Removed Images Of Condoms From HIV/AIDS Awareness Fliers | News
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HHS Removed Images Of Condoms From HIV/AIDS Awareness Fliers | News

The Department of Health and Human Services stripped from a government website HIV/AIDS educational material that featured condoms, calling the images “unapproved,” according to official correspondence obtained by Kaiser Health News. The images had been included in a 2017 fact sheet posted by HHS’ Office on Women’s Health to mark National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS […]

HHS Removed Images Of Condoms From HIV/AIDS Awareness Fliers
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HHS Removed Images Of Condoms From HIV/AIDS Awareness Fliers

The Department of Health and Human Services stripped from a government website HIV/AIDS educational material that featured condoms, calling the images “unapproved,” according to official correspondence obtained by Kaiser Health News. The images had been included in a 2017 fact sheet posted by HHS’ Office on Women’s Health to mark National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS […]

Muhlenberg Schools kickstart mental health awareness campaign | News
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Muhlenberg Schools kickstart mental health awareness campaign | News

Muhlenberg County Public Schools kickstarted its “Stop the Stigma” campaign for students district-wide to promote mental health. MCPS Student Support Director Julie Pendley said the “Mental Fitness Focus Group’’ that started the campaign has been meeting for the past year to discuss how the schools can improve mental health support and resources for students, as […]