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Friday Round-up: this week in the news
  • Tuesday marked the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day. There have been many advances in women’s health issues over the years, but where does the U.S. still fall short?
  • Many states continue to cut budgets for mental health services DC is in the top 10 states that cut the most in general funds from their mental health budgets between 2009 and 2011 — you can read the full report here:
  • Should domestic violence screening be part of a routine medical exam?
  • When a community’s mental health services are overwhelmed, jails often become temporary providers.
  • Women have the power to change the stigmas associated with mental illness:
Categories: Calvary News
Tags: Budget Cuts, domestic abuse, domestic violence, international women's day, mental health, Mental Illness, women's health
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