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Californians increasingly concerned about access to mental healthcare and rising cost of care

Mental healthcare access remains a top priority for nine in 10 Californians, while the rising cost of physical and mental healthcare is causing increasing numbers of Californians to struggle to pay for prescription drugs, medical bills, and healthcare premiums, finds a new poll from the California Health Care Foundation. The poll, Health Care Priorities and… Read More »

Employee Health Inertia a rising risk to businesses as employees reveal lack of action against long-term health worries

Over a third of workers concerned about long-term health, but don’t want to go to the doctor Inflexible working hours are one of the main reasons our health is de-prioritised Despite over a third (40%) of workers globally revealing they are worried about their long-term health, 40% admit they haven’t had a health check in… Read More »

Hospitals face rising risk of sophisticated cyberattacks

Increasingly sophisticated cyberattacks will pose significant threats to hospitals’ operations and revenues, as well as risks to patient safety that will expose more hospitals to malpractice accusations and lawsuits, according to a recent report by credit rating agency Moody’s Investors Service. Small hospitals that lack resources and modern technology will be the most vulnerable to… Read More »

Why is anxiety rising

Anxiety is complex — as are its origins. Anxiety is a common condition that why is anxiety rising a person’s mental health, and it can also have short- and long-term effects on the body. I was shocked at how effective our research showed exercise to be. One general practitioner—not a psychiatrist—estimates that one in five… Read More »