Appeals court overturns ruling on behavioral health coverage for UnitedHealth Group

Photo: Blanchi Costela/Getty Images The US Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit recently sided with United Behavioral Health in a decision reversing a lower-court ruling ordering the UnitedHealth Group subsidiary to reprocess thousands of claims for mental health coverage. In 2019, plaintiffs in the class-action lawsuit successfully won their case in district court that … Read more

Eleos Health raises $6M for behavioral health focused AI voice tech

This morning Eleos Health, a company that uses AI-backed voice technology to gather insights into behavioral health, scored $6 million in seed funding. aMoon Fund led the round with participation from lol ventures, Arkin Holdings, Geingels and individual investors. The funding news coincides with the company’s announcement that Dr. David Shulkin, former Secretary of the … Read more

Tight hamstrings: How to tackle them

When you feel the familiar ache of a sore hamstring, it’s natural to think that you should stretch it out. But when the muscle is tight because it’s over-lengthened, stretching will not resolve the problem – it’s already overstretched. In this case, it’s helpful to look at the opposing muscle group to figure out where … Read more

Governor highlights $50M investment in behavioral health

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho Gov. Brad Little and other state officials on Tuesday highlighted one of the state’s largest-ever investments in behavioral health care. The Republican governor in a ceremonial event that included Idaho Supreme Court justices and lawmakers marked the $50 million approved by the Legislature in a series of appropriations bills this … Read more

Crohn’s disease: ‘I always had to be near a toilet’ – signs that made patient housebound

Crohn’s disease describes a chronic condition in which part of your digestive system becomes inflamed. Around one in every 323 people in the UK suffer from this condition, and Sas became one of them during his 30s. While most people are usually diagnosed at a young age, Sas experienced a sudden onset of symptoms later … Read more

Kaley Cuoco on struggling with mental health during The Flight Attendant shoot

Kaley Cuoco on struggling with mental health during The Flight Attendant shoot Kaley Cuoco recently opened up about struggling with severe depression while filming season two of her hit series The Flight Attendant. “It was one of the hardest years of my life. Not only personally, but doing this character that was so tormented,” said … Read more

Nicho Hynes post-game interview, Paul Green, mental health, news, scores, death, age, Cronulla Sharks

Cronulla Sharks star Nicho Hynes has been praised by NRL fans after delivering a moving speech in his post-game interview. Hynes and the Sharks secured a 36-12 victory over the Wests Tigers, but Hynes’ mind was elsewhere. The star halfback instead turned his focus towards Paul Green who’s death rocked the rugby league community this … Read more

Monkeypox complications more common in children: Lancet study

Compared with healthy adults, complications associated with Monkeypox are more frequent in children and people who are immunocompromised, noted an article in the medical journal The Lancet, Child and Adolescent Health titled: The Monkeypox outbreak: risks to children and pregnant women. It added that those with an increased risk of bacterial superinfection, sepsis, keratitis, respiratory … Read more

I was told my little boy had a sprain – now he’s been given months to live at just 3

AN active little boy, Dillan Ramsey-Aksehir loved nothing more than kicking his football around. Mum Amy Ramsey said he was obsessed, with the 20-month-old constantly kicking his ball against the wall back and forth. 5 Dillan Ramsey-Aksehir loves kicking his football around – but when he stopped his mum Amy knew something wasn’t rightCredit: Amy … Read more