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MEMPHIS, Tenn., June 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In celebration of International Yoga Day, join yogis Gopi Kallayil, Sarah Thomas Pilcher and Mariah Gibson for a free virtual class called Yoga Gives to St. Jude Kids at 9 a.m. CT on Saturday, June 19, via the St. Jude YouTube channel.
The Food and Drug Administration on Monday approved the first new treatment for Alzheimer’s disease in about 20 years. Currently available Alzheimer’s drugs treat the disease’s symptoms. The newly-approved medicine, called Aduhelm, is the first to attack a substance that could be associated with the underlying causes of the disease — a toxic and sticky […]
The announcement of a new drug to treat Alzheimer’s disease was greeted this week with celebration and skepticism.
BRENTWOOD, Tenn., June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Odyssey Behavioral Healthcare ("Odyssey") is pleased to announce the addition of the eating disorder residential treatment program for adolescents at Magnolia Creek. Developed to meet market demand, this expansion will provide evidence-based clinical treatment for females aged 12 to 17 years old with specialized, credentialed staff and an extensive family therapy program set within a serene and expansive campus.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Government health officials on Monday approved the first new drug for Alzheimer's disease in nearly 20 years, disregarding w…
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Newport Healthcare, a national network of evidence-based healing centers for teens and young adults with primary mental health disorders, has announced a three-year agreement with Managed Health Network (MHN) to provide services in California. With this agreement, families in California with MHN health coverage will have more local mental health professionals to choose from to receive quality care. This increase in access to care is good news for families with children; the new contract coincides with recent data indicating that some COVID-19 mitigation measures have contributed to increases in mental health disorders among young people nationwide.
NASHVILLE, Tenn., May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In a year defined by a global pandemic that included social isolation, collective trauma, and unprecedented stress, mental health emerged as a primary concern for families, with as many as three quarters of young people reporting increased mental health issues. Newport Healthcare, a national network of evidence-based healing centers for teens and young adults with primary mental health disorders, responded to the urgent demand for care and, in outcomes data compiled in collaboration with Drexel University's Center for Family Intervention Science, is reporting statistically significant, industry-leading improvements of patient symptoms following treatment.
In the four episodes airing weekly, viewers will meet three of Brooke's patients and get to know the psychologist off-the-clock.