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The Forgotten Emergency: The Mental Healthcare Crisis

Imagine you are having a heart attack. You arrive at the emergency department where you are greeted by a triage nurse who escorts you to an open bed. ...

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Sugar and Spice Is Not Always Nice

It was right around 2 am, and I was working an overnight shift in our busy downtown emergency department. Suddenly, the paramedics burst through the d...

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Partnership for Drug-Free Kids - Safe Drug Disposal

Prescription drugs have changed American health care. Today, almost half of all Americans use at least one prescription drug, and more than 10 percent...

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