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Medical care plunged in pandemic’s early days, studies show

Dive Brief: A new study of one the nation’s busiest public hospitals in the Western Journal of Medicine concluded that COVID-19 led to a massive drop-off in emergency department visits during the first few weeks of the pandemic. A second survey by researchers at The Commonwealth Fund found that COVID-19 also interfered with Medicare enrollees’ access… Read More »

Walter Wallace Jr. received mental health care days before shooting

Loading the player… Walter Wallace Jr. received mental health care at a crisis center three days before he was fatally shot by Philadelphia police officers.  Wallace Jr. regularly used the outpatient services at the West Philadelphia Consortium, a mental health crisis response center, and had recently resumed treatment, according to executive director John White, per… Read More »

‘We were told to say goodbye to our baby but, four years later, we are still enjoying precious days with Willow’

It’s 4.16am. Willow wakes. She likes a snuggle. Arms wrapped close around her and she usually drifts back to sleep, but not this morning. Her pretty face breaks into a cheeky grin. A song starts. e make our way to the kitchen, so as not to wake hubby John and Noah, her older brother. She… Read More »