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Don your funky footwear for ‘Walk in My Shoes’ this World Mental Health Day

People nationwide are encouraged to put on their finest “funky shoes and get into nature to walk for their wellbeing” for World Mental Health Day on Sunday. he Walk in My Shoes mental health walk is organised by St Patrick’s Mental Health Services.  Ultra-marathon runner Conor O’Keeffe, who is a passionate spokesperson for positive mental health, has… Read More »

Google and DeepMind face lawsuit over deal with Britain’s National Health Service

Demis Hassabis, co-founder of Google’s artificial intelligence (AI) startup DeepMind. Jeon Heon-Kyun | Getty Images LONDON — Alphabet’s Google and sister firm DeepMind are facing legal action for the way in which they obtained and processed over a million patient health records without consent in the U.K.  British law firm Mishcon de Reya told CNBC… Read More »

Transgender Youth Face Multiple Barriers to Health Care, Study Finds

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story For Transgender Youth, Stigma Is Just One Barrier to Health Care Discrimination, delays and systemic hurdles prevent young trans people from reaching the care they need, a new study finds. Piper, a 17-year-old transgender girl in Georgia, one of 20 states that… Read More »

Health system workers abruptly drop COVID-19 vax mandate lawsuit

Loading the player… The lawsuit filed against the Henry Ford Health System after their vaccination mandate, which required all employees to get vaccinated, has been dropped. In late June, the southeastern Michigan health care provider became the first hospital in Michigan to announce that it was requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for all its employees. Workers had… Read More »