Connected Teens Become Healthier Adults

FRIDAY, June 28, 2019 — Teens who feel connected with others at home and school have fewer serious health problems and risks as young adults, a new study suggests.
Young adults who had higher levels of connectedness — feeling engaged, supported…
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Is Your County an Opioid Overdose 'Hotspot'?

FRIDAY, June 28, 2019 — America’s opioid epidemic has claimed thousands of lives, but certain counties in the South and Midwest are paying the highest price more often, researchers say.
For the study, researchers looked at more than 3,000 counties…
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Most Americans Have Never Had an HIV Test: CDC

FRIDAY, June 28, 2019 — Fewer than 4 in 10 Americans have ever heeded federal government recommendations to be tested for HIV, health officials reported Thursday.
“Getting tested for HIV is quicker and easier than ever before — and when you take…
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