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Lower-income Americans are losing access to life-saving treatments for anorexia: ‘There are just gross inequities in access to care’

Lower-income Americans are losing access to life-saving treatments for anorexia: ‘There are just gross inequities in access to care’

The pandemic exacerbated many mental health problems, and eating disorders are no exception: Emergency room visits for girls suffering from anorexia and bulimia were twice as high in January of this year as they were three years earlier. What hasn’t kept up is how government-funded insurance programs have responded to the crisis. Families are struggling to obtain adequate

Bump in Non-Opioid Pain Prescriptions Following CDC’s 2016 Guidelines

Bump in Non-Opioid Pain Prescriptions Following CDC’s 2016 Guidelines

Non-opioid discomfort medication recommending increased after the CDC released standards on opioids for persistent discomfort in 2016, according to an accomplice research study utilizing insurance claims information. Among over15million people, logistic regression designs revealed that the chances of non-opioid discomfort…