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Change from the Inside Out: Ohio Wellness
Program Inspires Healthy Bodies Through Healthy Minds
A unique wellness program in rural Ohio has impacted nearly 2,000 adults. Participants of Trinity Hospital Twin City’s Fit for Life program have reversed their diabetes, lowered cholesterol, lost weight, and are even sleeping better. The secret lies in Dr. Timothy McKnight’s curriculum that centers around a change of mindset to spur long-term physical health.
Talking Rural Opioid Use at the United Nations: Q&A
with Holly Andrilla
Rural health researcher Holly Andrilla offers an international perspective on rural substance abuse issues based on her experience presenting to the United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime in Vienna, Austria.
MU Graduate Student Program Improves Health Care in Rural Missouri
Top 5 Reasons Rural Hospitals Shutter OB Units
New in the Online Library
Stratis Health Rural Palliative Care Impact Report
Source: Stratis Health
Telehealth Parity Laws
Source: Health Affairs
Resource and Referral Service
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