What does it mean to be a good neighbor to Black mothers who are experiencing the brunt of America's maternal mortality crisis? What we do for a living and h...
Lasting Recovery Outpatient Addiction Treatment
When you need help for an addictive disorder, there are many treatment options that can be effective when used in the proper combination. One of the best tools available to professional addiction counselors is group therapy. What Is Group Therapy? In group therapy, addiction professionals bring together people who are each dealing with similar problems. …
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Tips on choosing a nursing home
Selecting a nursing home is an important decision.
Top 10 Myths about Drug and Alcohol Treatment
For alcoholics, drug addicts, and their families, treatment and rehabilitation offer the hope of redemption and healing. But substance abusers and the people who love them are often unsure what exactly to expect from …
How Medicare Covers Therapy Services
Dear Savvy Senior, Can you explain how Medicare covers physical therapy services? I’m a new beneficiary, and would like to get some treatments for ...
What Jeff Sessions Just Said He Wants to Do About Drug Abuse Is Scaring Experts
In a speech to a youth summit Tuesday, the attorney general laid out a plan to combat the opioid epidemic.
9 Habits That Are Making Your Allergies Worse
If you’re a seasonal allergy sufferer (more than 50 million Americans are), you probably already have a few tricks to avoid triggers, like not running outside when pollen counts are sky-high or keeping the windows closed in favor of the AC. But you may not know about these less obvious factors that can make symptoms worse. Here are 9 things making you miserable—and how to fight back.
Why She Drinks: Women and Alcohol Abuse
Women's growing predilection for wine has a darker side—and the only way to deal with it is to acknowledge the profound differences between how women and men abuse alcohol.
Could Opioids Be Affecting Workforce Participation?
Workforce participation is defined as the number of people working or actively looking for work. There's a decrease and it may be due to an unlikely cause.
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…