No More Empty Desks

By ROBIN COGAN, MEd RN NCSN Forced absence from gun violence has created a literal and metaphorical void in schools across our country that may impact students and staff for decades to come. The students are referred to as “Parkland kids,” “Sandy Hook students,” or “Columbine survivors.” These labels are sadly reflective of a new…

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Despite Warnings About Health Risks Of Youth Tackle Football, New Leagues Emerge In Texas Town

A coach reassured trustees in Marshall, Texas new concussion protocols and rules have made the game safer. The school had dropped the programs several years ago. Public health news is on faces behind anti-vaccine ads on Facebook, mental health in solitary confinement, cancer treatment risks, cures for dwarfism, dementia controls, images of love and disease,…

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