Homelessness makes it difficult, and in some cases impossible, to access health services. Poor health, addiction, mental illness, and violence can lead to homelessness and homelessness can make all of these things worse. Join Nurse Rona, Alejandro Soto-Vigil, and Dr. Jeffrey Seal, for a conversation on illness and homelessness. Call us!
Gabor Maté is a Hungarian-born Canadian physician who specializes in the study and treatment of addiction and is also widely recognized for his perspective on Attention Deficit Disorder and his firmly held belief in the connection between mind and body health. His work focuses on the connection between society and addiction and mental illness. His … Continued
Join Nurse Rona and guests, Darris Young and Taina Vargas-Edmond, from the Ella Baker Center. We’ll discuss mass incarceration and how it poses a serious public health crisis, and the health impact on prisoners and their families.
Join Nurse Rona and her guests to discuss the symptoms and treatments for OCD. “Overcoming OCD: A Journey to Recovery, is a mother’s account of the courage of her son who at times was hindered by the very people who were supposed to be helping him. It is a story of hope, as well as a useful … Continued
To the dismay of activists, the House of Representatives by a narrow margin has approved fast track authority on a massive trade bill. Now what? Plus: it seems more and more certain that Greece will default on its bailout loans. Then what? And: a new film by Rick Goldsmith on Chamique Holdsclaw, basketball superstar. With … Continued