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By: Ryan Meili, The StarPhoenix Posted: November 22, 2013 Meili is a Saskatoon family physician and director of Upstream, a national non-profit organization dedicated to improving health outcomes by addressing the social determinants of health. He was a candidate to lead the provincial NDP. Dr. Brian Goldman, host of CBC’s White Coat Black Art, came […]

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By: Sarah Whites-Koditschek, Newsworks Posted: November 22, 2013 Documented pregnancy-related deaths have doubled in the United States since 1990, health experts say. And the rates among African American women are triple that of white women. In Pennsylvania, the rate rose from 9.7 maternal deaths per 100,000 live births in 2005, to 14.5 in 2010. And […]

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By: Jon Offredo, The Times of Trenton Posted: November 20, 2013 Trenton – The Henry J. Austin Health Center, which provides low-cost medical care, was awarded a $150,000 grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s New Jersey Health Initiatives Primary Care Workforce Innovations Program, officials announced today. The grant money given to the center, in […]

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By: Dr. Ruth Perry Posted: November 13, 2013 in the Times of Trenton As a physician and executive director of the Trenton Health Team, an organization committed to transforming healthcare in our city, I recognize the close link between quality education and good health. We recently completed a Community Health Needs Assessment for the city […]

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By: Alyssa Mease, The Trenton Times Posted: November 12, 2013 Eight Mercer County nonprofits have received grants from the Horizon Foundation for New Jersey, the charitable arm of Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey. The grants, given to 35 organizations working to improve the quality of life of New Jersey citizens, totaled $691,250, […]

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By Sheri Porter, AAFP Posted November 8, 2013 November 08, 2013 01:40 pm Sheri Porter– Atlanta-born Jeffrey Brenner, M.D., spent his childhood and adolescence in the Philadelphia suburb known as South Jersey. But today, this 44-year-old family physician is turning heads in nearby Camden, N.J. — and in communities across the entire country — with […]

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