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I Need to Tell You I'm Having a Panic Attack

…But I’m not capable of explaining to you in this moment what is going on in my mind and body.

Thus my question tonight, how do you help someone know you are experiencing a panic attack or in the middle of a PTSD attack when you most need help? 1,559 more words

Health Policy

California combats C-section rate

The policy wonk in me is all in a tither about some good news from California.

In short, in California the guys who pay the hospitals are using their financial power to promote evidence-based medicine. 280 more words

Midwifery

Breathe! SJR 39 is Defeated

The health of LGBT Missourians is stronger today than in any point in our history. In the wake of the defeat of SJR39, which would add LGBT discrimination into the state constitution by way of a public vote, LGBT Missourians are waking up to a new Missouri. 231 more words

Introduction: ReClaiming Healthcare

Healthcare is broken. I do not think anyone would argue about that point. Healthcare reform has been proclaimed by every politician since Richard Nixon. However, we are here in 2016 and no real healthcare change is in sight. 325 more words

Health Insurance