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Innovation, Research

Cyberbullying, Violence Linked to PTSD in Teens

March 1, 2016

Via: MedlinePlus Health News

Half the teens seen in a U.S. hospital emergency rooms reported being victims of violence or cyberbullying, and a quarter reported symptoms akin to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), a new study says. Researchers at Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Providence, R.I., […]


Regulatory

The role of hospitals in preventing gun violence

February 26, 2016

Via: FierceHealthcare

The rising violence in the United States not only has an effect on the physical and mental health in the local community, it also drains hospital resources. Becker’s Hospital Review asked three health experts from Chicago what role, if any, […]