States Show the Way on the Opioid Epidemic

nyti.ms/2MLCMhC The successes on these fronts can be attributed in part to efforts to boost rates of insured individuals — people who are dependent on…

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This E.R. Treats Opioid Addiction on Demand

nyti.ms/2MvBJCe By providing buprenorphine around the clock to people in crisis — people who may never otherwise seek medical care — these E.R.s are doing…

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RIP Aretha Franklin 1942-2018

Aretha Louise Franklin, born March 25, 1942, died at her home on August 16, 2018, at the age of  76 years, reportedly from complications of…

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Ew A Pigeon. Or; If You Will How White Folks Feel About Melanin.

This reblogged post is a reminder of mindfulness and comfortableness in one’s skin. What other people think of you is their business. As long as…

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Catholic Hospitals Expand

As Catholic Hospitals Expand, So Do Limits on Some Procedures

www.nytimes.com/2018/08/10/health/catholic-hospitals-procedures.html By Katie Hafner One in six hospital patients in the United States is now treated in a Catholic facility, according to the Catholic Health…

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Antisocial Personality Disorder

Mind Over Monster: An Overview of the Antisocial Mind and the Antisocial Brain

A unique lens to view people with anti-social personality disorders (ASPD). A reblogged post that peeks into the mind and brain of ASPD.

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pathological liar

HHS: Trump health office lies to millions with fake reports and data

This following article is about how the  Trump administration used a government agency, HHS,  responsible for the health of Americans to falsify reports that undermine…

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Narcissist, Psychopath, or Sociopath: How To Tell The Differences

Narcissist, Psychopath, or Sociopath: How To Tell The Differences

Narcissist, Psychopath, or Sociopath: How To Tell The Differences He is a charming, thoughtful man who gives to his community. A charismatic man whose grandiosity…

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Crystle Galloway

Black Mother of 5-Day Old Baby Dies After Paramedics Refuse to Save Her Life

Black Mother of 5-Day Old Baby Dies After Paramedics Refuse to Save Her Life Nicole Benhamou, Galloway’s mother, said she called 911 and informed the responding…

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Adjusting to Other People

Well-Being: Strategies To Adjust To Other People

Feeling stronger makes me more productive.  Soon I will want to be around people again. That means adjusting to other people. Last summer’s attempt without…

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Mass Incarceration

Why Are There So Many Single Black Women?

Mass Incarceration: What Caused The Dramatic Rise In Never Married African-Americans Why are so many black women single?  Could this be due to structural racism?…

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Head Trauma: Finding The Silver Lining

Is there a silver lining to traumatic brain injury? Does head trauma come with benefits? I didn’t think so until my youngest shared his wisdom….

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