Tuesday, December 7, 2021

The Atlantic: Rural America Says Pandemic is “Over”, Least Likely To...

In a story for The Atlantic, reporter Olga Khazan touches on rural America's reluctance to continue taking precautions in the current COVID-19...

Mental Telehealth For Veterans

It is not just our obligation to care for military veterans. It is an honor. There is a significant amount of discussion about the...

South Dakota LE Implement Mental Health Program, Helping Rural Prisoners

In South Dakota, a new project designed to help prisoners and detainees with their mental health has made a difference in the...

School Connectedness

I’m being honest, I didn’t always hold a high opinion of “rural americans.” I was raised in the city, proud and privileged. I thought...

Kaiser Family Foundation: Vaccine Hesitancy Challenged with Combo of Reasons

In a Sept. report from Kaiser Family Foundation, a new research poll showed vaccine hesitancy in Americans can be overcome with a...

Rural-Urban Difference in Vaccination Rates and COVID-19 Impact A Likely Product...

The graph above details per capita Covid-19 vaccination rates and the Covid-19 Impact Score, developed at the F. Marie Hall Institute of...

Down on the Farm

Diane Rohlman, an associate professor at the University of Iowa College of Public Health, made a tough appeal to the audience at the Iowa...

The Importance of Greenspaces and Exercise Facilities: Preventing Premature Death in...

In a recent article by the University of Michigan, first expanded upon by research from the U-M Institute for Social Research Survey...

Veterans with PTSD, TBI may be Discharged for Misconduct

Almost 3 million U.S. military veterans live in rural communities and rely on the Veterans Administration for health care. In fact, the VA allocates...

Peace of Mind

For the last three years, hundreds of people have flocked to a church in Tyler, Texas during the fall for the annual Peace of...

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