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Hungry for Attention: Is Your Cell Phone Use at Dinnertime Hurting Your Kids?

Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D. | Posted 06.24.2014 | Parents
Dr. Gregory Jantz, Ph.D.

Our children desperately need us to stay present with them. In this increasingly distracting world, how are they ever to learn how to prioritize people over things?

The Uncertain Future of Safety Net Hospitals

Amy Chen | Posted 02.20.2013 | Impact
Amy Chen

What can be done to ensure the future of safety net hospitals in this country? Two possible solutions include pressuring Congress to partially repeal the planned DSH cuts, or advocating for all states to accept the Medicaid expansions under the ACA.

Homeless Woman, 74, Can't Receive Chemo Because She Lives In Car (HOW YOU CAN HELP)

Posted 03.16.2012 | Impact

Giselle McDonald weighs 92 pounds. Her stomach cancer and lymphoma make it hard for her to keep her food down. And while she'd like to start chemother...

Robert De Niro Film To Benefit Homeless Elderly

Posted 02.17.2012 | Impact

Robert DeNiro's latest film, "Being Flynn" doesn't just address big issues -- it's doing something to make a difference. Based on Nick Flynn's memo...