Many mental health organizations and companies are struggling to provide services and care in response to a sharp escalation in demand, and some are turning to chatbots and AI, even though clinicians are still trying to figure out how to effectively deploy them, and for what conditions.
Despite being new to the peer recovery space, Refocus Recovery has quickly become the leading recipient of state Medicaid dollars going toward peer addiction recovery support, raising questions among other providers.
The recently passed health omnibus bill allows undocumented residents to be eligible for the MinnesotaCare public option.
According to a recent University of Minnesota study, nearly half of rural transgender adults say they don’t get support from their families. It’s a reality that endangers their health.
Organizations whose workers interacted with customers in public spaces, including Metro Transit, saw a need for more training.
No. The bill, House File 24, was signed into law by Gov. Tim Walz on May 17, 2023, allocating $240 million toward replacing lead pipes that link homes to water systems throughout the state.
Ellen Johnson, Regions Hospital SANE program educator, said that the residency program focuses on nurse examiners with little or no experience.
Democrats who control the Legislature also plan to cut grant funding for pregnancy centers advocating against abortion.
NAMICON will take place May 24-27 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
Although decades ago the THC content of weed was commonly less than 1.5%, some products on the market today are more than 90% THC.
Oswald found a trustworthy psychiatrist and successfully reduced antipsychotic medications. They are considering pursuing a graduate degree and has just moved in with their life partner.
Advocates and mental health professionals have noticed an uptick in self-diagnosis they say is linked to videos on social media describing mental health conditions.
At each committee stop, a small group of people representing themselves or organizations like the trucking industry, traffic safety watchdogs, law enforcement, addiction advocates, and religious groups squeeze in concerns among the more-numerous supporters.
Short-term increases in particle pollution have been linked to increased mortality in infants, increased hospital admissions for cardiovascular disease and COPD and increased severity of asthma attacks and hospitalization for asthma among children.
The magazine’s first edition includes a mix of personal essays, visual art, poetry and features with a focus on the intersections between integrity and drugs.
Dental therapists provide preventive and routine restorative care, including filling cavities, placing temporary crowns and extracting diseased or loose teeth.
As if we haven’t dealt with enough RSV, various colds, flu, and COVID-19 of late, this has been a nasty season for strep throat. A University of Minnesota doctor explains why.
“If you’ve ever had to recover from a procedure or something, that’s tough in general. But to do that without the basics of shelter really makes it difficult.”
Planned Parenthood clinics and other facilities that provide abortion services in Minnesota have been preparing for an adverse ruling by Judge Matthew Kacsmaryk by assuring patients that medication abortions will continue to be offered.