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Reta Mays, who worked as a nursing assistant at the Louis A. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Clarksburg, pleaded guilty last July to seven counts of second-degree murder and one count of assault with intent to commit murder. During Tuesday’s sentencing, Judge Thomas S. Kleeh ordered consecutive life sentences for each murder and 20 …

Blockchain technology has been used in the development of cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin. AUSTIN, Texas — Researchers at Dell Medical School are researching technology linked to Bitcoin to help improve access to health care for the Austin area’s homeless population, according to a report from KVUE’s news partners at the Austin American-Statesman. The report states …

article BROOKLYN, NY – JANUARY 13: A teenage boy sleeps through most of the late morning on January 13, 2018 in his home in Brooklyn, New York. (Photo by Andrew Lichtenstein/ Corbis via Getty Images) May is Mental Health Awareness Month, and the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has made access to mental health services more necessary …

Black women in Maine are far less likely than white women to receive prenatal health care during the course of their pregnancies, and a lack of data about the state’s tribal communities means the racial disparity there may be even worse. Expecting mothers who are Black are four times more likely than white mothers to …

News COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ) Beginning Monday, adult inpatients at University Hospital, Missouri Orthopedic Institute and Women’s and Children’s Hospital will be allowed two designated visitors. On top of loosening restrictions for visitors, MU Health Care will also expand visiting hours by four hours, from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. Even with the loosened restrictions, masks …

SUMMIT, Ill. – A new bilingual Living Room opened Thursday in Summit aimed at breaking the stigma around mental health care. Three years ago, Sean O’Connor walked into another Living Room location in LaGrange. He said the support in a safe, calm and comfortable space is exactly what he received. “I’ve been diagnosed with depression …

At NYU Langone Health Home Care, we provide a range of specialized services and support that allow you to continue your care in the comfort and safety of your home while maintaining close communication with your doctor. Our skilled medical, nursing, rehabilitation, and social services providers are committed to treating each patient with dignity, respect, …

The Ontario government is allowing some activities to resume at long-term care homes now that so many residents are vaccinated. New guidelines were released today saying activities such as communal dining and indoor events and gatherings, with precautions, can now resume. Additionally, residents and their caregivers who are fully immunized may choose to have close …

Nurses tend to a COVID-19 patient in an intensive care unit. The pandemic may have a long-term effect on U.S. health care workers, with about 6 in 10 reporting burnout, according to a recent poll. John Moore/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption John Moore/Getty Images Nurses tend to a COVID-19 patient in an intensive care …

LONDON — The Saint Joseph London Foundation will be hosting an “Evening of Hope” on Saturday, May 15, as part of a statewide fundraising effort to benefit CHI Saint Joseph Health cancer patients and their families. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the event will be held in place of annual in-person galas and fundraising events, …