Tag Archives: Health

Recapping How Mental Health Affects the ER

During Thursday night’s Mental Health & Wellness group call we discussed the impact mental health care has on the emergency room and the care of patients there for non-mental health issues. What we learned about the first-hand experiences from each other was shocking and even frightening. The statistics we found beforehand were just as shocking.… Read More »

5 quick PR tricks to cover up a lack of real health care news

As all researchers know, science is a grinding parade of failure and dead ends. But as we’ve often written, news release writers sometimes seem hell-bent on making the public believe otherwise. Like expert makeup artists, they can add sparkle to lackluster findings, mask blemishes in study designs, and smooth over unimpressive data. One thing I… Read More »