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Community Health Care

Learning Los Angeles: Irma Colen, Venice Family Clinic and Art Walk

Cathy Weiss | Posted 07.14.2014 | Los Angeles
Cathy Weiss

We set out to interview people we consider to be local heroes behind our favorite places and events, and bring you stories of those who contribute beauty, steward nature, share their culture and inspire us.

A Proven Model for Reversing Health Inequalities in Our Nation's Capital

Maria Gomez | Posted 12.17.2012 | DC
Maria Gomez

With 24 years of success as our foundation, we enter our 25th year excited about new opportunities to improve the well-being of this region. Despite the progress we have made, severe health inequalities still threaten our nation.

Disruptive Doctors: Changing Psychiatric Practices

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 08.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

My recent trip to Japan allowed me to witness true leaders in action and to participate in a group that has carefully but insistently been disrupting the mental health care status quo in its country.

How One Social Experiment Helped 15,000 People Lose 250,000 Pounds

Mark Hyman, MD | Posted 07.27.2012 | Healthy Living
Mark Hyman, MD

Acute disease can be left to the hospitals, but creating health and healing of chronic disease seems to happen best in the community -- with people helping people where each one of us lives, where we eat, cook, learn, work, play and pray.

Boston Med Students Host Free Health Clinics For Uninsured (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Medical students in the Boston area are gaining experience and helping their uninsured neighbors by hosting regular pop-up clinics to provide health c...

Doctors Come Out Of Retirement To Serve San Francisco's Uninsured

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Health professionals in the San Francisco area are coming out of retirement to run a new clinic dedicated to treating low-income residents with pressi...

A Global Model for Health Care

Samuel S. Epstein | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Samuel S. Epstein

Imagine a world in which even the remotest inhabitants have access to good health care. That's the vision of Health for Humanity, an international, non-profit, Baha'i-inspired organization in Illinois.