Monthly Archives: June 2014

All the more reason to put social and economic needs back on the map!

A recent study shows that unmet social needs directly effect health and longevity. Here’s the link to the study report. http://www.commonwealthfund.org/~/media/files/publications/fund-report/2014/may/1749_bachrach_addressing_patients_social_needs_v2.pdf Advertisements

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Access to bare necessities

In settings where resources are limited, many compromises are made on a daily basis. The short end of the compromise stick always falls on the most vulnerable people. Due to lack of mobility and their visibility, people with disabilities are … Continue reading

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