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Wall Street Journal

Is Screen Time Bad for Children's Mental Health?
Wall Street Journal
Some experts say they should be: There is a growing body of research showing an association between unhappiness and the time adolescents spend on digital media. What is less clear is whether screen time is causing mental-health problems or if children ...

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How Police Killings Lead To Poor Mental Health In The Black Community
NPR
And it found that these violent encounters have a direct effect on the mental health of black Americans living in communities that have experienced police violence. The telephone survey asked respondents how many days their mental health was not good.



Bloomberg

Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan Health Venture Takes Aim at ...
Bloomberg
The health venture established by Amazon.com Inc., Berkshire Hathaway Inc. and JPMorgan Chase & Co. will take aim at intermediaries in the health-care ...

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Forbes

How Do We Design Workplaces That Support Mental Health And Well-Being
Forbes
In 2016/2017 Mind charity for better mental health carried out an exhaustive wellbeing in the workplace study in the UK. 30 organizations took part in this first ever Workplace Wellbeing Index with 15,000 employees participating in the staff survey. As ...



Wall Street Journal

Should States Allow Insurers to Offer Bare-Bones Health Plans With Fewer Mandated Benefits?
Wall Street Journal
Each state can decide how to regulate these types of insurance plans, which may exclude different types of coverage, including maternity services, outpatient prescription drugs and mental-health care. If the plans have fewer benefits than ACA plans ...

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Albany Times Union

Cuomo directs agencies to expand, affirm transgender health protections
Albany Times Union
The action, Cuomo said, is in direct response to the Trump administration's plans to roll back an Obama-era rule from 2016 that prohibited doctors, hospitals and health insurance companies from discriminating against transgender people. Advocates said ...
Cuomo announces transgender health care protectionsWCAX
Transgender New Yorkers cannot be discriminated against by health insurance companies, Cuomo saysamNY

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New York Times

Reuniting and Detaining Migrant Families Pose New Mental Health ...
New York Times
Experts say the parents and children split apart at the border could face difficult reunions. Holding them indefinitely could be even worse.

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Medical News Today

Brain tingling sensation 'ASMR' may benefit health
Medical News Today
New research investigates, for the first time, the physiological and psychological benefits of the autonomous sensory meridian response (ASMR) phenomenon.

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The Atlantic

Want Health Care in Arkansas? Find a Job
The Atlantic
The work requirements reflect the view, among some conservative health-policy experts, that people should be encouraged to get jobs and get off Medicaid. Many liberals, meanwhile, feel that revoking health insurance is a harsh punishment for what could ...

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Voice of America

Health Experts: Food Claims Fuel Malnutrition among Indonesians
Voice of America
Some Indonesians believe that a woman who eats chicken wings will have a hard time finding a husband. Others claim that by eating the fruit of the pineapple tree, a woman reduces her chances of having a child. It is because of claims like these that ...


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