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February 16, 2020

>>>California Board of Registered Nursing CEO resigns after sexual harassment complaints

The executive director of the state Board of Registered Nursing resigned Friday after women who worked with him mounted a public campaign accusing him of sexual […]
February 16, 2020

>>>Video shows hospital security slamming down a teenager outside a hospital

Hayden Long’s mother says she was taking her son to a North Carolina hospital because he was having a mental health crisis. Hospital security and Lincoln […]
February 14, 2020

>>>6-year-old “traumatized” after forced stay at mental health facility

A 6-year-old girl in Florida is “traumatized” after being sent to a mental health facility following an incident at her Jacksonville elementary school, her mother said. Nadia […]
February 3, 2020

>>>How The Loss Of U.S. Psychiatric Hospitals Led To A Mental Health Crisis

When the Northville Psychiatric Hospital closed, many of the patients either had to leave southeast Michigan for hospitals elsewhere in the state or ended up in […]
January 24, 2020

>>>Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing adult diapers because they don’t have time to pee

Hospital staff in Wuhan are wearing adult diapers because they don’t have time to pee while caring for an overwhelming number of coronavirus patients (Lauren […]
January 23, 2020

>>>Tinder unveils ‘panic button’ for emergency response

January 23, 2020, 8:27 AM PST Tinder is the popular dating app from Match Group, which is being spun off from the holding company IAC (AFP […]
January 20, 2020

>>>“Non-complementary” Behavior

By Lauren Foster Posted In: Weekend Reads This week’s edition starts off with an unusual story, one I heard on the radio yesterday morning while driving to a running rendezvous. […]
January 20, 2020

>>>7-Year-Old Home-schooled After Being Traumatized in ‘Seclusion Room’

Beth Sandy sent her son to the Gages Lake School outside of Chicago, which offers tailored education opportunities for children who, like Beth’s son, have severe […]
January 14, 2020

>>>A YouTuber opened up about her friends forcing her into psychiatric hospital

Eugenia Cooney Kati Morton Kati Morton / YouTube YouTuber Eugenia Cooney left YouTube in February 2019 to seek help for an eating disorder. She has since returned to […]
January 7, 2020

>>>Employees of nursing home where 12 died in power outage charged with manslaughter

BY DANIEL CHANG AUGUST 27, 2019 11:12 AM Four healthcare workers were charged with aggravated manslaughter on Tuesday in connection with the deaths of 12 people at a […]
January 2, 2020

>>>Nurses in America ‘are experiencing extremely high rates of burnout’

Full story with Video Report:   Being a nurse isn’t easy — in fact, more and more nurses are facing increasingly difficult working conditions and are burning […]
December 30, 2019

>>>Parishioners praised for stopping gunman at Texas church

Parishioners praised for stopping gunman at Texas church Following the deadly shooting at a church in Texas Sunday, investigators are praising the heroic parishioners who stopped the […]
December 30, 2019

>>>Churchgoers kill gunman who shot two during Texas service

Law enforcement vehicles are parked outside West Freeway Church of Christ where a shooting took place at the morning service on December 29, 2019 in White […]
December 12, 2019

>>>FCC approves new three-digit number, 988, as US suicide prevention hotline

A three-digit suicide prevention hotline number will soon make seeking emergency mental health help more like calling 911, federal regulators announced Thursday. When the months-long process is […]
November 23, 2019

>>>Black eyes, bruised limbs and concussions: Why nurses say going into work is like ‘walking into a war zone’

Born with a natural curiosity for how the body worked, Patricia Moon-Updike says she had wanted to be a nurse since she was nine years old — and […]
November 14, 2019

>>>Students at the Santa Clarita school where 2 people were killed and 4 injured in shooting speak out

 Kelly McLaughlin,INSIDER 9 hours ago Associated Press/Marcio Jose Sanchez A gunman opened fire at Saugus High School in Santa Clarita, California, on Thursday morning, killing two people and […]
November 13, 2019

>>>2 school officials, teacher charged with Manslaughter in autistic student’s death

Associated Press PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Two private school administrators and a teacher are facing criminal charges in the death of an autistic student who was […]
October 21, 2019

>>>A student came to school with a shotgun. His coach disarmed him with a bear hug — and it was caught on video

An Oregon prosecutor has released intense video of a high school football coach who disarms and then hugs a student wielding a shotgun at a Portland […]
October 9, 2019

>>>Killing of patient, allegations of dangerous care haunt South L.A. psychiatric hospital, investigation finds

Kedren Community Health Center in South Los Angeles. (Francine Orr / Los Angeles Times) By LUCAS MANFIELD OCT. 9, 2019 5 AM Jacob Masters had been drifting […]
September 21, 2019

>>>17 Real Texts That Helped People Who Were Suicidal

Monique Vitche The MightySeptember 20, 2019 While a text message can’t “cure” suicidal thoughts, it can remind someone of their worth and let them know they’re not […]