400K bottles of medication from Kroger, Walgreens recalled: What to know

400K bottles of medication from Kroger, Walgreens recalled: What to know

Hundreds of thousands of bottles of over-the-counter medications sold at Kroger and Walgreens are being recalled because of unsafe packaging. Here’s a breakdown of the four different recalls from the Consumer Product Safety Commission: Name of Product: Kroger Aspirin, 300 count bottles and Ibuprofen, 160 count bottles This recall involves the Kroger brand aspirin and … Read more

Experimental Transplant Procedure Allows 3 Kids to Live Without Immune-Supppressing Drugs

Image: Shutterstock (Shutterstock) Doctors appear to have found a way for some organ transplant recipients to avoid lifelong immune-suppressing drugs. In new research this week, they detail how three children with a rare genetic condition were given a dual bone marrow and kidney transplant in hopes of completely avoiding immune rejection. And up to three … Read more

What to Do If You Think Your Partner Has Borderline Personality Disorder

Illustration: Angelica Alzona Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder that affects the way you perceive yourself and others. Those with BPD can have difficulty regulating their emotions, face issues with self image, and experience a pattern of unstable relationships. At the core of the disorder is an intense fear of abandonment, which can … Read more

What to Do If You Think Your Partner Has Borderline Personality Disorder

Illustration: Angelica Alzona Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is a mental disorder that affects the way you perceive yourself and others. Those with BPD can have difficulty regulating their emotions, face issues with self image, and experience a pattern of unstable relationships. At the core of the disorder is an intense fear of abandonment, which can … Read more

Pillar Health opening Kenosha facility for integrated medical, dental and behavioral health services | Business

FOR THE KENOSHA NEWS Pillar Health, a division of the Kenosha Community Health Center, is opening its first Kenosha location at the former location of Herzing University, 4006 Washington Road, in September, and will provide integrated medical, dental and behavioral health services in a health home model. The model focuses on utilizing evidence-based approaches and … Read more

Congressman says common-sense gun laws are possible amid the Uvalde tragedy

US Rep. Al Green (D) 9th Congressional District (KPRC) US Rep. Green says common-sense gun safety is possible Congressman Al Green (D) of the 9th Congressional District, is a guest on this week’s Houston Newsmakers with Khambrel Marshall and says common-sense gun laws are possible as long as both sides use reality as a benchmark. … Read more

Smith County mental health advocate brings together agencies to discuss services | Local News

Mental health professionals gathered Friday in Tyler to share and the discuss the resources they provide. Sandra Brazil-Hamilton, Smith County Jail diversion coordinator and National Alliance on Mental Health president, organized the meeting at the Rose Garden Center. A representative from each organization spoke about what it offers clients and then answered questions. Some mental … Read more

BC Greens Launch Hearings on Health-Care ‘Crisis’

The BC Green Party says urgent action is needed to address the province’s “collapsing” health-care system. Announcements, Events & more from Tyee and select partners Support Responsible Journalism. Become a Tyee Member Responsible to you, we pursue the highest standards. Help us add 500 new recurring members by June 13. Indigenous Storytellers’ Film Project Showcases … Read more

Webinar to focus on mental health first aid skills | Education

ARTHUR — Mental health and substance use issues are common. Nearly 1 in 5 US adults lives with a mental illness according to the National Institute of Mental Health. From 1999 to 2016, 630,000 people died from drug overdose according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Give someone in your community a hand … Read more