Compass Medical’s Sudden Closure Leads To Patient Lawsuit The Massachusetts-based health organization abruptly shut down facilities last week, and this has now led to a class-action lawsuit that alleges Compass was negligent in not warning patients ahead of time. Another closure, this time of a psychiatric hospital in Washington state, […]

Friday afternoon marked an important milestone in New York City’s air quality crisis. For the first time since Tuesday, when the skies first filled with smoky particles from Canadian wildfires, pollution dropped to levels considered “good.” The Air Quality Index (AQI) showed a reading of 48, just under the threshold […]

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The impact of loneliness may be bigger than ever.  What You Need To Know The U.S. Surgeon General has declared loneliness and isolation a ‘public health emergency’, saying it claims as many lives as smoking Reportedly, loneliness can not only cause depression or anxiety, but also increase the risk […]

Overview Measles is a highly contagious, serious viral disease. Before the introduction of measles vaccine in 1963 and widespread vaccination, major epidemics occurred approximately every two to three years and caused an estimated 2.6 million deaths each year. An estimated 128 000 people died from measles in 2021 – mostly […]