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How Doctors And Researchers With Disabilities Are Changing Medicine : Shots – Health News – NPR

Enlarge this image Bonnielin Swenor, an assistant professor of ophthalmology, has myopic macular degeneration. It hasn’t stopped her from having a prolific career as a researcher and epidemiologist. But until recently, she rarely discussed her disability with her peers, worried they would judge or dismiss her. Christopher Myers hide caption toggle caption Christopher Myers Bonnielin… Read More »

Florida Department Of Health Looks For Ways To Improve Nutrition Program – CBS Miami

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – The Florida Department of Health is seeking input about how a nutrition program for women, infants and children can be improved and is giving people three weeks to send comments to Tallahassee. The Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children, commonly referred to as WIC, serves low- and moderate-income pregnant,… Read More »

Meet Your New California State Budget! Lots of Spending on Health Care, Education, Housing and the Working Poor; Not as Many New Taxes as Some Had Feared – Lost Coast Outpost

Incoming Gov. Gavin Newsom, left, and Jennifer Siebel Newsom, center, watch their children operate robot games during an Inaugural Family Event at the California Railroad Museum, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019 in Sacramento. This year’s budget has a lot in it for California families. Photo by Rich Pedroncelli, Associated Press. ### Despite speculation about bold moves… Read More »