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News-Messenger, NAMI showing suicide documentary - Fremont News Messenger - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 12:56

Fremont News Messenger

News-Messenger, NAMI showing suicide documentary
Fremont News Messenger
FREMONT - The News-Messenger and the National Alliance on Mental Illness' Seneca, Sandusky and Wyandot counties chapter are teaming up to show "Suicide: Surviving Crisis," a new documentary that shines a spotlight on suicide and its devastating ...

News in brief: Safety classes, NAMI workshop, Easter parade, Waverly Warriors game - Progress Index - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 06:18

News in brief: Safety classes, NAMI workshop, Easter parade, Waverly Warriors game
Progress Index
COLONIAL HEIGHTS — The Colonial Heights Recreation Department, in conjunction with the Colonial Heights Fire & EMS Department, will present Basic First Aid, and CPR & AED classes on Saturday, April 22, at the Colonial Heights Community Center, ...

Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70 - New York Times - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 02:42

New York Times

Joseph Nicolosi, Advocate of Conversion Therapy for Gays, Dies at 70
New York Times
But many mental health and medical groups oppose it, taking their lead from the American Psychiatric Association's decision in 1973 to remove homosexuality as a diagnosis from the second edition of its Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders.

Major patient groups join AMA to voice concerns on House bill - American Medical Association (blog) - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 22:44

Major patient groups join AMA to voice concerns on House bill
American Medical Association (blog)
When Laurie Merges lost her corporate job in Cleveland two years ago, she enrolled her children—including one on the autism spectrum who needs treatment—in Ohio's Medicaid plan. Told of her eligibility for Medicaid under the expanded version of the ...

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American Medical Association urges GOP to go 'back to the drawing board' - The Hill - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 16:41

The Hill

American Medical Association urges GOP to go 'back to the drawing board'
The Hill
The head of the American Medical Association (AMA) delivered a sharp warning Thursday to congressional Republicans, telling them to go “back to the drawing board” on their ObamaCare repeal-and-replace bill and warning that the bill's current version ...

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GOP Healthcare Bill Opposed From Many Angles - Yellowhammer News - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 16:26

Yellowhammer News

GOP Healthcare Bill Opposed From Many Angles
Yellowhammer News
The American Medical Association (AMA), American Hospital Association, American Nurses Association and American Association of Retired People (AARP) have all slammed the possibility of a steep dive in coverage rates that they say will result.
Major patient groups join AMA to voice concerns on House billAmerican Medical Association (blog)

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American Medical Association urges GOP to go 'back to the drawing board' - The Hill - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 16:02

The Hill

American Medical Association urges GOP to go 'back to the drawing board'
The Hill
The head of the American Medical Association (AMA) on Thursday delivered a sharp warning to congressional Republicans to go “back to the drawing board” on their healthcare bill, warning that it would take away needed coverage from people. Dr. Andrew ...

Proposed Health Law Worries Mental Health And Addiction Treatment Advocates - WFYI - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 15:15

WFYI

Proposed Health Law Worries Mental Health And Addiction Treatment Advocates
WFYI
Dr. Maria Oquendo, president of the American Psychiatric Association, said in a statement that the organization was also concerned about changes under the GOP's proposed law, echoing others' concerns about its impact on Medicaid. “Nearly one-third of ...
Activist groups find little to like in GOP Obamacare replacementWashington Times
American Health Care Act - Congressional Budget OfficeCongressional Budget Office

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Proposed Health Law Worries Mental Health And Addiction Treatment Advocates - WFYI - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 15:15

WFYI

Proposed Health Law Worries Mental Health And Addiction Treatment Advocates
WFYI
Dr. Maria Oquendo, president of the American Psychiatric Association, said in a statement that the organization was also concerned about changes under the GOP's proposed law, echoing others' concerns about its impact on Medicaid. “Nearly one-third of ...

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Southeast Dodge Ball Tournament raises funds for NAMI - Sek Voice.com - Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 14:51

Sek Voice.com

Southeast Dodge Ball Tournament raises funds for NAMI
Sek Voice.com
CHEROKEE - "Taking L's" won Saturday's Dodge Ball Tournament hosted by the Southeast chapter of Future Health Professionals (HOSA). Last year only six teams competed in the fundraiser, compared to 14 this year. The tournament only took about two ...

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