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Released: 6-Apr-2020 8:25 AM EDT
Las personas sin hogar que sufren un ataque cardíaco reciben menos tratamiento en el hospital y muestran tasas mayores de reingreso
Mayo Clinic

El sinhogarismo se ha convertido en una crisis social y un problema de la salud pública en todo el mundo y afecta a gente de toda edad. La mayoría de las personas sin hogar están en desventaja porque tienen menos recursos y, posiblemente, no cuentan con un buen seguro de salud.

Newswise: Making a home among the stacks
Released: 3-Apr-2020 11:45 AM EDT
Making a home among the stacks
West Virginia University - Eberly College of Arts and Sciences

Since transferring to WVU in fall 2017, Connecticut native Déja Fleury has found a home-away-from-home in Morgantown. Nearly three years later, the social work major is helping the local library feel more like home for its patrons.

Released: 2-Apr-2020 4:45 PM EDT
Could Intermittent Lockdown Save Us - and the Economy - From the Coronavirus?
Weizmann Institute of Science

Weizmann Institute scientists present a mathematical model for an exit strategy: how to restart the economy after the crisis

27-Mar-2020 10:55 AM EDT
Housing Insecurity May Increase Risk of Kidney Disease
American Society of Nephrology (ASN)

• In a study of urban-dwelling individuals, housing insecurity was linked with a higher risk of developing albuminuria, a sign of kidney disease.

Newswise: Cedars-Sinai Giving More Than $2M to Help Those Affected by COVID-19
Released: 27-Mar-2020 12:35 PM EDT
Cedars-Sinai Giving More Than $2M to Help Those Affected by COVID-19
Cedars-Sinai

With COVID-19 spreading across the Los Angeles region, Cedars-Sinai is contributing more than $2 million to programs that provide housing, food assistance and access to healthcare for those in need. The immediate funding infusion comes on top of the $15 million Cedars-Sinai committed last year to support safety-net organizations and the communities they serve.

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Released: 25-Mar-2020 3:15 PM EDT
VIDEO AND TRANSCRIPT AVAILABLE: Stanford Economics & Finance Professors Speak Out on Impact of Congress' Coronavirus Relief Bill
Newswise

"Congress must bail out people before large corporations," says a growing list of leading economists and finance professors from major universities around the country. The authors and representatives of the signers will discuss what’s at stake in the $2 trillion coronavirus relief package, and answer questions about what it does--and will not do--to keep the nation's economy out of recession.

Newswise: Those Living in Rural Areas, Uninsured or on Medicaid Less Likely to Receive Recommended Lung Cancer Treatment
Released: 25-Mar-2020 9:00 AM EDT
Those Living in Rural Areas, Uninsured or on Medicaid Less Likely to Receive Recommended Lung Cancer Treatment
Keck Medicine of USC

Keck Medicine of USC study reveals that non-small cell lung cancer patients with pathologic N1 disease were less likely to receive chemotherapy if they lived in rural areas or were on Medicaid or uninsured.

Released: 24-Mar-2020 1:15 PM EDT
COVID-19: The time is now to prepare for people affected by humanitarian crises
Dartmouth College

With over 300,000 COVID-19 cases across the globe, including recent cases in Syria and the Gaza Strip, the data continues to demonstrate how the disease has no borders.


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