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New Mercy Health Program Helps Meet Feminine Hygiene Needs | News

Mercy Health-Lourdes Hospital has launched a new program that health professionals hope will help local girls and young women learn about and manage their menstrual cycles by providing feminine hygiene products and educational materials to those in need. The Mercy Health Foundation-Lourdes provided Mercy Health Paducah Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB / GYN) with a grant …

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New Data Shows Worsening Mental Health, Education Trends Among Idaho Children | Idaho

New national data shows that Idaho ranks among the best in the country for economic well-being, family and community factors, but it also shows increased rates of anxiety and depression among children and low education scores. The 2022 Kids Count data is released annually by the Annie E. Casey Foundation to measure the health and …

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County officials offer “think about your health” training.

ALBANY, NY (NEWS10) – As the number of people experiencing mental health situations increases, the Albany County legislature proposes that a training program be provided to several county mental health first aid departments. During the Albany County Legislature meeting on Monday, the Mind Your Health training program was introduced by President Andrew Joyce and Vice …

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Penn State Health To Open $ 375 Million Lancaster Medical Center October 3 Near Landisville | Local news

The first patients served at Lancaster County’s brand new 132-bed, $ 375 million hospital will be welcomed on October 3, according to Penn State Health. So far, the opening of Penn State Health Lancaster Medical Center in East Hempfield Township had only been described as this fall. Work on the structure was completed about a …

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Business Beat: BTH Bank under new ownership | Business beat

BTH Bank, based in Quitman, is now part of Origin Bancorp, based in Ruston, Louisiana. The previously announced transaction was finalized on August 1, with Origin Bancorp, the holding company of Origin Bank, based in Choudrant, Louisiana, which acquired BT Holdings, the holding company of BTH Bank. Origin now has approximately $ 9.78 billion in …

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TC music band to provide half-time entertainment for the whole community | News

The Triton Central marching band is turning things up a bit this fall. In an effort to be more inclusive, both for the participating students and the community at large, the band is focusing on creating different shows that will be performed during the soccer team’s halftime shows. The band will not compete on Saturdays …

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Mental health of students takes priority for the next school year as demand grows | Education

By Annika Schmidt [email protected] Amid youth mental health concerns, students in the Pikes Peak region have access to resources in schools that aim to provide support both inside and outside the classroom. Mental health resources in some El Paso County districts have expanded to meet the growing demand for children and adolescents receiving support in …

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What impact does race have on mental health? New hiring of U. to explore, address disparities

The Hunstman Mental Health Institute and the University of Utah Department of Education have announced a new hire to explore racial disparities in mental health services as part of a broader collaboration. (Steve Griffin, Deseret News) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY – The Hunstman Mental Health Institute and the University of Utah …

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Contact your health department for a vaccine if you’ve been exposed to monkeypox

LANSING, Mich. – If you’ve been exposed monkeypox or suspect that you have been exposed, you should contact your local health department to obtain the vaccination. They’ve been there since Thursday 27 confirmed or suspected cases of monkeypox in the state. As part of his response, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has …

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