Wednesday, May 18, 2022

2 Million Pennsylvanians Can’t Get Healthy, Affordable Food

More than 2 million Pennsylvanians, including 500,000 children, don't have access to fresh, healthy, affordable food. Those residents — who make up more than 15...

Daily Yonder: Rural Reconciliation Project Aims to Find Solutions for Rural...

In a new story from The Daily Yonder, researchers at the University of Nebraska College of Law have created The Rural Reconciliation...

Rural Georgia Hospital Gains Reprieve

A rural Georgia hospital that was about to close for lack of funds will stay open after all. The company that owned Jenkins Medical Center...

Rural Health Crisis Puts Mothers-to-be on Risky Road

More than 200 rural hospitals have closed their birthing units between 2004 and 2014, according to the University of Minnesota’s Rural Health Research Center. That’s...

Opioid Crisis Might Be Rural Maryland’s Worst Problem

For Maryland's rural areas, the opioid epidemic is a serious drag on government and medical resources in places where budgets are already stretched. In the...