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While older people represent the lion’s share of overall health care costs, people under 25 are propelling a slow and steady rise in mental health and addiction spending, according to a report by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI). Why it matters: Employers face an increasingly tough balancing act: They know robust mental health benefits …

Lil Keed was on the YSL record label founded by Young Thug. ATLANTA — Atlanta rapper Lil Keed, a member of the YSL record label founded by Young Thug, has died at the age 24 according to social media posts by his brother. It was not immediately clear how the rapper might have died. On …

Signs offering resources and help for those who may be struggling with mental illness, particularly thoughts of self harm, are placed on the lawn of the Johnson County courthouse last year by Upstream Prevention. The organization is offering a Youth Mental Health First Air course for adults to help young people in their lives on …

Mr. Williams is named as having committed a number of illegal acts for which he is not charged, but which are described as “overt acts” in furtherance of the group’s criminal conspiracy. Among those allegations are an instance of threatening to kill a man at a mall and possession of methamphetamine with the intent to …

Get the latest Syracuse news delivered right to your inbox. Subscribe to our newsletter here. Between high-rise buildings and freeways, there’s little room for nature in urban areas. But for the past 17 years, Onondaga Earth Corps has worked to change the concrete environment of cities for the better, by planting trees. “The green industry …

I live on a farm and every year the arrival of lambs in the spring brings me much joy. I can hear the little babies shouting for their milk first thing in the early morning through my window. Their warm and fluffy little bodies are soft to touch and are so cuddly. Although sometimes the …

About half of young adults had mental health symptoms during the pandemic and more than a third of those were unable to access mental health therapy, a new UC San Francisco study found. The study, published April 11 in the Journal of Adolescent Health, used Household Pulse Survey (HPS) data from the U.S. Census Bureau …

Suicide continues to plague the United States, and it’s hitting our youngest citizens especially hard, according to a recent study published in JAMA Pediatrics. Researchers looked at data collected over the last two decades by the National Poison Data System for children ages 6 to 18 who were poisoned through ingesting drugs — whether prescription, …

PASADENA, Calif. (KABC) — As we celebrate Earth Month this April, a young climate activist is helping to raise awareness by making a positive impact on the environment, taking on a monumental task. Edgar McGregor, whose singular focus is to clean up Eaton Canyon in Pasadena, has been cleaning up trash others have left behind, …

Late in the fourth quarter of last night’s win over the Clippers, Hawks point guard Trae Young saw his teammate Onyeka Okongwu cutting to the rim. Young’s teamwork with Okongwu turned a typical play into a highlight reel alley-oop. That’s what the Hawks and their All-Star point guard do on and off the court. They make …