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Recent Health Coverage from ideastream

Sen. Brown Pushes Bill to Expand Drug Addiction Treatment

Regional News Stories
Posted September 2, 2014

The numbers show that drug abuse has become deadlier than car accidents. More than 1900 Ohioans died from drug overdoses in 2012.

Be Well: Managing The Cost of Long Term Care

Regional News Stories
Posted September 2, 2014

70% of baby boomers will need some type of long term care, but most aren't prepared.

New Residential Site Helps Combat Rates of Chronic Homelessness

Regional News Stories
Posted August 31, 2014

The Buckeye Square is the latest addition to the area's permanent supportive housing initiative.

How Do Aging Couples Cope With Dementia? Love

Regional News Stories
Posted August 29, 2014

When Bob Shreiber first began to forget things in the late 1990s, his wife Kathy decided he would be a partner - not just a patient.

Zoobiquity

Zoobiquity

The Sound of Ideas
Posted August 27, 2014

Humans and animals both suffer anxiety; they both like to get high. What other similarities do they have?

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Resources

NetWellness

NetWellness

ideastream and NetWellness are partnering to bring more understanding to the health and medical issues you care about. Launched in 1995, NetWellness is a consumer health information website from Case Western Reserve University, The Ohio State University and the University of Cincinnati. Visit NetWellness where you will find in-depth information about your health concerns from Ohio’s three medical research universities.

ideastream Community Health Forums

Health Forums Report

The need for information about health has never been greater. ideastream is responding to this need by undertaking an ongoing health programming initiative. To inform this effort, ideastream invited health professionals in the region to participate in a series of discussions between June 9-18, 2009, about the local health assets and challenges.

Read the report about these meetings.

Living With Cancer

Living With Cancer

ideastream and The Gathering Place partnered with Northeast Ohio community organizations and healthcare facilities to present a special broadcast event, Living with Cancer: Celebrating National Cancer Survivors Day.

Living with Cancer Resource Guide PDF

And Thou Shalt Honor

And Thou Shalt Honor

A caregiver is anyone providing care and support to adult family members or friends who are frail, elderly, chronically ill, or have a disability.

And Thou Shalt Honor Resource Guide PDF

A Lion in the House

A Lion in the House

"Your child has cancer." Hearing these words will profoundly change a family's life, plunging members into a world of uncertainty, emotional upheaval and excruciating decisions. A Lion in the House tells the stories of five children facing battles with cancer.

A Lion in the House Resource Guide PDF

Be Well Funders

Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation The Cleveland Foundation The Community Foundation of Lorain County The McGregor Foundation The Margaret Clark Morgan Foundation The Woodruff Foundation